Chapter

Making It Work

Lawrence W. R. Mills

in Protecting Free Trade

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9789888083985
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9789882209084 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789888083985.003.0009
Making It Work

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Hong Kong enjoyed its greatest success with the implementation of the restraint agreements described in preceding chapters, and by maximising the opportunities within them. This chapter examines how the restrictions, including quotas on production, were implemented within Hong Kong through the Department of Commerce and Industry and on the advice of the Textiles Advisory Board.

Keywords: Hong Kong; Free trade; Protectionism; Textiles; Garments; Exports; Textiles Advisory Board; Department of Commerce and Industry; Quotas

Chapter.  4865 words. 

Subjects: Business and Management

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