Biden Urged To Tackle Rising Inflation Rates On US Apparel

The American Apparel & Footwear Association is urging Biden to tackle rising apparel inflation rates following the news the US Consumer Price Index has increased to a 40-year high of 6.8%.

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics announced last week (10 December 2021) the all items index rose 6.8% for the 12 months ending November 2021, with inflation rising to 5% for apparel and 4.7% for footwear during this time. Read more at Just Style.