Category: Florida

“We Could Hire Another Employee if GSP is Renewed”

Written on May 24, 2011 in Arizona

That’s from one of the newest responses to our GSP expiration poll.  More than 75 percent of this small, Arizona-based company’s revenues come from products imported under GSP, so it has experienced across-the-board cost increases since GSP expired. Often, the smallest businesses are hurt the most by expiration.  Take the comp...

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Fair Trade Importer Laments GSP Expiration

Written on April 19, 2011 in Florida

Typically, we focus solely on the impacts of GSP expiration on American companies.  Yet the story below shows not only the problems caused at home, but also the negative repercussions felt in developing countries.  Even worse, the existence of options for exporting duty free to the United States has become a major consideration for Americ...

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