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U.S. President Donald Trump’s oldest daughter, Ivanka, said on Tuesday she is closing her fashion line to focus her energies on advising her father’s White House.

The President, whose fortune comes from real estate development, came into office carrying a broad family business portfolio that trades heavily on the family name.

He has made regular visits to Trump-branded properties during his time in office, prompting some critics to complain that he is using the profile of his office to promote his private businesses.

“After 17 months in Washington, I do not know when or if I will ever return to the business, but I do know that my focus for the foreseeable future will be the work I am doing here in Washington,” Ms. Trump said in a statement.

Amid criticism of potential conflicts of interest, Ivanka Trump in 2017 gave up day-to-day management of her clothing company and put its assets in a trust managed by family members.

Her company said licensing contracts would not be renewed and those in place will be allowed to run their course. Mid-priced women’s clothing, shoes and accessories were sold under the label.

Mr. Trump’s combative style on the campaign trail and as President have drawn the family’s brands into political fights, with some supporters hosting events at the luxury Trump International Hotel blocks from the White House while opponents have called for boycotts of the family’s businesses.

Retailers including Nordstrom Inc., Hudson’s Bay Co. Sears Holdings Corp. and Kmart have dropped or sharply scaled back their assortment of Trump-branded products, although they typically attributed those decisions to poor sales rather than political messages.

Ms. Trump’s brand said in a statement that retailers including Bloomingdale’s, owned by Macy’s Inc., Dillard’s Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. continued to carry her wares.

According to the Wall Street Journal, online sales of Ivanka Trump’s brand fell nearly 55 percent in the 12 months to June, compared with the year-earlier period, citing Rakuten Intelligence, which gathers email receipts from 5.5 million U.S. consumers.

Trump’s combative style on the campaign trail and as president have drawn the family’s brands into political fights, with some supporters hosting events at the luxury Trump International Hotel blocks from the White House even as opponents stage boycotts.

The president has been a loud advocate for domestic manufacturing, prompting criticism that much of the Ivanka Trump line was made overseas, as is the vast majority of clothing and footwear sold in the United States. According to media reports, much of her product line has been sourced from China, which is the target of tariffs imposed by the president in a trade conflict.

The most organized boycott of Trump-related businesses, “Grab Your Wallet,” called the news about Ivanka’s business a victory.

“This is the biggest possible win for Grab Your Wallet,” the group’s co-founder, Shannon Coulter, a San Francisco marketing executive, said in a phone interview.

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