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China, Vietnam See Big Gains in 70% US Apparel Imports Surge

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Here comes the flood of apparel imports. As the pandemic wanes in the United States and consumer demand rises, U.S. apparel imports leapt 70.6 percent in April to 2.07 million square meter equivalents (SME), compared to a year earlier when Covid-19 began to overtake the country. For the year to date through April, U.S. companies…

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