Category: Georgia

GSP Saved American Companies $73 Million in July 2017

Written on September 11, 2017 in Alabama

In July 2017, the GSP program saved American companies $73 million on about $1.8 billion in imports. GSP imports were up by 18 percent – and tariffs savings were up by 23 percent – compared to July 2016. (NOTE: that likely understates savings, as U.S. government data show no claimed GSP benefits for imports of...

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GSP Company Profile: Summit Specialty in Alpharetta, Georgia

Written on July 24, 2017 in Brazil

Summit Specialty is a small business in Alpharetta, Georgia that supplies interior pine doors for the U.S. residential housing market. GSP eliminates the 4.8 percent import tax on the 1 3/8″ doors that Summit sources from Brazil and helps reduce costs for new single-family homes built throughout the United States. New tariffs from GSP expirat...

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23 Companies Join GSP Supporter List During Week of April 24

Written on May 1, 2017 in California

Last week 23 more companies signed up for the 2017 GSP Supporter List (see graphic below). The companies are headquartered in 12 states and 23 different congressional districts. Nearly all are small businesses with fewer than 100 employees. NOTE: Tariffs on GSP-eligible may increase on January 1. Show Congress that GSP renewal is important to...

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