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Government and Trade

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Retailers See Regulatories Reforms as Misplaced: The Year Ahead

While shift in Senate puts legislation in jeopardy, trade groups see potential burdens as misplaced.

Designers Lobby in Washington for Garment District

Designers Yeohlee Teng, Nanette Lepore and Stan Herman arrived in D.C. to raise political awareness about efforts to preserve New York’s Garment District.

China's GDP Jumps 8.7% in '09

Economists say the country's economy is back on track but serious trouble spots remain.

Global Output Set for Slow Rebound

A study conducted by the United Nations estimates world trade volume, which fell 12.5 percent last year, will increase 5.4 percent.

U.S.-Made Apparel Prices Flat in December

Wholesale prices for U.S.-made apparel were flat in December compared with November and rose 0.2 percent from a year earlier.

Consumer Prices Rise in December

Retail apparel prices climbed in December compared with the previous month.

Dec. Retail Sales Fall Short of Expectations

Uneven December retail sales results did not give apparel stores, or Wall Street, a green light to celebrate.

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Firms Take Stock After Haiti Earthquake

After Haiti's devastating earthquake that killed thousands of people, apparel companies assessed the situation on the ground.

House Committee Passes Bill on Pricing Agreements

Bill would overturn Supreme Court ruling striking down law.

Kaberuka Sees Production Opportunities in Africa

As global economy improves, continent could attract manufacturing from Asia.

Fed Report Shows Economic Improvement

Most districts showed better retail activity; retail stocks higher.

China Sourcing Fair Plans New Singapore Edition

Global Sources is expanding its network of trade shows.

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