Category: Connecticut

GSP and Connecticut: Fast Facts

Written on January 4, 2013 in Connecticut

The Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program eliminates U.S. tariffs (i.e., taxes) on certain imports from developing countries. GSP imports in 2011 totaled $18.5 billion and the program saved American companies more than $700 million. GSP saved Connecticut companies an estimated $11.8 million in 2011. Connecticut companies imported an estim...

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First Batch of GSP State Reports

Written on July 19, 2011 in Alabama

Reduced posting hasn’t meant reduced work.  Instead, we’ve been creating the state-by-state reports on the impacts of GSP expiration with the new trade data that came out last week.  Below is the first batch of reports for Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, and Connecticut. If you operate in any of those states ...

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GSP Imports by State

Written on July 7, 2011 in California

In light of today’s Senate Finance Committee hearing, we decided to roll out some of our new GSP import data by state.  For example, did you know that…. Five of the top six states in terms of tariffs paid through April because of GSP expiration are represented on the Finance Committee? Maryland, represented on the...

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