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  • China’s textile sector sees steady expansion

    A textile company resumes work in Zaozhuang, East China’s Shandong province, on Feb 20, 2020. [Photo/sipaphoto.com] BEIJING – China’s textile industry saw steady expansion in the first three months of the year, data from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT...
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  • Xinjiang cotton growers buoyant as prices rise

    A farmer tends a cotton field in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, on July 7. [Photo by Wei Xiaohao/China Daily] Demand increases in region despite Western boycott As cotton plants growing on large areas of farmland owned by a cooperative in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region started ...
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  • Shanghai’s garments import from EU nearly doubles in Jan-July

    High-rise buildings are seen in Shanghai. [Photo/Sipa] SHANGHAI – Shanghai saw a nearly doubled growth in import of garments and accessories from the European Union (EU) in the first seven months of this year, according to Shanghai customs figures on Tuesday. From January to July, the impo...
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  • Shipping costs cause supply chain headache

    A port worker (left) guides a container truck driver at Beilun Port, part of Ningbo-Zhoushan Port in Zhejiang province. [Photo by ZHONG NAN/CHINA DAILY] Disruption to the shipping industry caused by port delays and higher container costs could continue into next year, impacting global trade and ...
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