Archive for November, 2010

22 Nov 2010

Price of clothes up next month

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PETALING JAYA: Consumers will have to pay more for new clothes this Christmas and the New Year after a surge in the price of cotton and yarn. The shortage of raw materials worldwide and higher demand for garments has led to the escalating prices of all raw materials for textiles and garments since early this […]

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19 Nov 2010

Textile firms in a knot

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KUALA LUMPUR: The Govern-ment has been urged to abolish import duty for garments and fabrics to ensure fair competition for all players. Federation of Textiles General Goods and Garment Merchants Associations of Malaysia President Yew Chin Liong said this was crucial because garments and woven products would probably cost more because of an increase in […]

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