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Apr132016

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Earlier this month, the Secretary of Commerce established the United States Investment Advisory Council (IAC). This council will serve as a key conduit for stakeholder input on how best to support U.S. economic growth through the attraction and retention of foreign direct investment (FDI).

Apr122016

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In honor of Equal Pay Day, the date in the current year that represents the extra days a typical woman working full-time would have to work just to make the same as a typical man did in the previous year, the Department of Commerce, in partnership with the White House’s United State of Women Summit, and the Presidential Innovation Fellows, is issuing a challenge to developers, designers, and techn

Apr122016

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Our advice to other American companies looking to start exporting is to develop an in-depth plan or strategy. There are abundant resources available through the US Commercial Service, Department of Commerce, foreign trade representatives, state economic development agencies and others to help them better analyze export and import data.

Apr112016

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I am excited to announce that President Obama will deliver the keynote address on the first day of the 2016 SelectUSA Investment Summit on Monday, June 20, here in Washington, D.C. The President’s participation underscores our Administration’s deep commitment to bringing new job-creating investment to the United States.

Apr112016

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Liberty Pumps started exporting outside of North America toward the end of 2010. Today, we export to Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, and most LATAM countries. We also export to North Korea, Philippines, China and Vietnam. We have recently begun to export to several EU countries including Sweden, UK, the Netherlands, and Spain.

Apr082016

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This week, the Economic Development Administration (EDA) brought together approximately 800 regional and local economic development professionals, non-profit and private partners, and federal, state, tribal and local officials to explore issues to improving competitiveness, job growth, innovation and overall quality of life in communities at their recent 2016 National Conference in Washington, D.C

Apr082016

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On April 11, the topic of “smart fabrics” will be front and center in a new and exciting way. The Industrial Fabrics Association International, America’s oldest and largest textile industry trade support association, will partner with the United States Department of Commerce to co-host the first-ever “Smart Fabrics Summit” in our nation’s capital.

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