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US Apparel Imports Tumbled 45 Percent in April

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Epitomized by a $1.1 billion decline in cotton apparel and household goods imports in April, according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), the global coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc on sourcing. With most apparel stores shut down and importers canceling or slashing  orders due to the economic fallout from COVID-19 and government stay-at-home…

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