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The United States had placed quotas on textile and apparel imports for the last thirty years, certain countries,

such as China and India, have been able to export to the United States only as much clothing as their respective quotas permit. One effect of this policy was spreading textile and apparel manufacture around the world and preventing any single nation from dominating the world market. As a result, many developing countries, such as Vietnam, Cambodia, and Honduras, were able to enter the market and provide much-needed jobs for local workers. The rules, however, have changed: as of January 1, 2005, quotas on U.S. textile imports were eliminated, permitting U.S. companies to import textile supplies from any country they choose.

In your opinion, what is the effect of the mentioned U.S. policy (before and after it was removed) on each of the following groups:

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In the question, we have 4 countries (United States, China, Mexico and Indonesia), 1 group of consumers (American) and 1 group of producers & workers (in countries other than United States)....

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