Category: Small Business

How GSP Supports American Jobs

Written on May 5, 2014 in California

May is World Trade Month. For most people, that means a chance to talk up the benefits of exports for American jobs. Yet for many American companies – and users of the U.S. Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program in particular – access to imports has an important, positive, U.S. job impact that is too...

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GSP Expiration: Different Strokes for Different Folks

Written on September 3, 2013 in California

If you ask people what September means to them, you’ll get lots of different answers: the end of summer, back to school, start of college/NFL football, cooler weather, or perhaps baseball pennant races (unless they’re in DC). Companies that use the GSP program might also mention the return of Congress from a looooong state work...

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Small Businesses Feel the Biggest Impact of GSP Expiration

Written on June 20, 2013 in GSP

From June 17-21, groups around the country are celebrating National Small Business Week. According to the SBA, “More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year.” They’re also some of the biggest users of the...

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