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I have a feeling Elastic in OP is not what I think it is.

I clicked on this because it is hard to get elastic for protective face masks. I'm in a smallish college town and we have churned out thousands of face masks. This is happening all over the country (I even heard the Amish are making them for a profit).

But if you are an investor, I recommend you find out who is making elastic in the US. Because they are ramping up and it will continue until there is a vaccine. (Maybe beyond? life as we knew is it changed forever).

I also think what few manufacturers of clothing and other fabric (especially) still exist in US will also be needed for several years. People here are buying hundreds of yards of fabric, too. Maybe that manufacturing will make a permanent comeback. Oh, and people in my groups are now buying tshirts in bulk and making strips for tieing the masks. Why can't the manufacturers just sell the strips instead of everyone having to make them usable? Just saying!

p.s. I ordered 450 yards of elastic two weeks ago and it still hasn't shipped. I haven't bought elastic in many, many years. Every seamstress with a sewing machine is breaking them out, sewing, sewing, sewing. I think a very small, local shop near me is actually doing a booming business in selling machines as well. I wouldn't be surprised if some manufacturing of sewing machines also increases in US - even if that manufacturer never made them before.
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