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American companies paid another $97 million in tariffs due to GSP expiration in September 2021

Written on November 5, 2021 in Alabama

Based on an analysis of new U.S. Census Bureau data released yesterday, expiration of the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program cost American companies at least $97 million in September 2021. Congressional authorization for GSP expired on December 31, 2020. Citing these growing costs along side Covid-related and supply chain challenges, o...

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GSP saved American companies $879 million in 2020, but expiration already hurting American jobs and workers

Written on February 11, 2021 in New York

According to new research from the Coalition for GSP, the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program saved American companies $879 million in 2020. Total imports under GSP were nearly $17 billion. Overall GSP imports and savings were down from 2019 due to both country terminations and coronavirus impacts. GSP savings started growing again in l...

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