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AAFA Seeks More Support to End Shipping Crisis as Inflation Hits U.S.

In a recent letter to President Joe Biden, American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) president and chief executive officer Steve Lamar emphasized the need for additional government support to address an ongoing shipping crisis that has caused a ‘destructive cycle of lengthening delays and rocketing costs’. The letter is the second sent by the industry on the issue.

The latest latter follows the June consumer price index report that showed significant inflation among apparel and footwear products