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GSP Creating Jobs in North Carolina, California, and New York

Written on August 10, 2017 in California

Every day this week we’ve been spotlighting 3 companies around the country benefiting from GSP renewal. (Here are the posts from  Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday). Below are three more companies able to new and better American jobs because of GSP renewal: Thompson Traders in Greensboro, North Carolina: GSP expiration cost Thompson Traders...

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GSP Company Profile: Sophia Foods in Brooklyn, New York

Written on June 26, 2017 in New York

Sophia Foods is a family-owned specialty food distributor founded in 1991. It strives to bring specialty products from around the world to consumers at low prices. GSP is vital in allowing Sophia Foods to keep prices competitive. Sophia Foods was forced to lay off workers each of the last two times Congress allowed GSP to...

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GSP Company Profile: Fab-Line Machinery in Nashville, Tennessee

Written on June 5, 2017 in Illinois

Fab-Line Machinery in Nashville supplies metalworking equipment (e.g., press brakes and shears) to American manufacturers. With average machine costs of nearly $150,000, GSP eliminates about $7,500 per machine imported by Fab-Line from Turkey. When GSP expired in 2013, Fab-Line was forced to raise prices to compensate for those new import taxes. Ul...

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