Below, you’ll find recent media coverage of USFIA and our policy advocacy work, as well as resources for press.

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Uzbek Cotton Boycott: As Decision Approaches, Fashion Needs Assurances

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06 May 2020
In a thought leadership piece published in Sourcing Journal, U.S. Fashion Industry Association (USFIA) President Julia Hughes and American Apparel...

Retailers Canceling Apparel Orders Amid Coronavirus Torments Clothes Makers

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05 May 2020
An article in the Wall Street Journal reports on the impact of COVID-19 throughout the sourcing supply chain, especially canceled orders. The story is...

USMCA’s July Roll Out Draws Mostly Praise, But Some Question Timing

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29 April 2020
This week the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced that the U.S - Mexico - Canada Agreement (USMCA) will enter into...

Global Fashion Industry Calls for Government Action to Support Sector

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27 April 2020
An article published in Women's Wear Daily titled "Global Fashion Industry Calls for Government Action to Support Sector" covered this joint...

Reducing Global Supply Chain Reliance on China Won't Be Easy

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27 April 2020
An article published by Brink News titled Reducing Global Supply Chain Reliance on China Won't Be Easy cites findings from USFIA's 2019 Benchmarking...