$40 million Worth of Deals in Apparel Sourcing Show

At the fair which ends today, Guatemalan garment companies have received purchase orders for $40 million.

Thursday, May 21, 2009

As is customary, business deals will be completed during the weeks following the even which could total $40 million.

Orders have been made for clothing, raw material purchases and machinery.

Urías Gamarro wrote in his article in Prensalibre.com: "Carmen Sowa, administrative manager of the Jerry Leigh Company, signed a contract for national companies to supply 200 thousand garments per month during the second half of the year. In turn, these garments will be sold in stores like Wal-Mart, Sears and Kemmore."



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