Industry group asks for window safeguards
June 3, 2005,
NEW YORK — An industry coalition is asking the U.S. government to place a safeguard restriction on imports of cotton and man-made fiber curtains and draperies from China.
The petition covers products in quota categories 369/666. The Commerce Department’s Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements has 15 days to decide whether to accept the petition, which would be about June 20, according to Karl Spilhaus, NTA president.
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