Category: Imports Work

The Importance of Renewing GSP

Written on May 13, 2016 in Imports Work

All week we’ve been discussing the importance of GSP for American jobs, families, manufacturing, and global development as part of the 5th Annual Imports Work week. These benefits generally are recognized – when Congress last renewed GSP there were big bipartisan votes in both the Senate and the House – but the challenge has often...

Continue reading

GSP Imports Help American Manufacturers Compete

Written on May 11, 2016 in Alaska

Discussions about trade often present a false dichotomy: if exports are good and then imports must be bad. This oversimplified view lends itself to policy prescriptions that encourage exporters and discourage importers, yet the real world is much more complicated. According to the Census Bureau’s 2013-2014 Profile of U.S. Importing and Export...

Continue reading
Renew GSP Today