Mar 22, 2004 Issue #28

Cover Story

China unleashed

As home textiles suppliers around the world brace for a flood of Chinese-made product following the 2005 quota drop, Chinese suppliers are also scrambling to prepare themselves for the tumult of unencumbered trade. They anticipate cutthroat price competition as the little fishes of the country's industry contend with China's dragons — the handful of large, quality-conscious producers that...