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And the World Goes On...

I learned a valuable lesson from my father-in-law 40 years ago, and it has served me well in life and in business. I hope it helps you. He taught me the value of staying calm ...
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Encouraging News From the World of Exports

Exports of goods are an important part of the US economy; they accounted for 7.6% of GDP as of December 2019. This alone is noteworthy for two reasons. One, it means we make a ...
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A Good Day for Trade

The US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement passed the Senate and will almost assuredly be signed by President Trump. Then it will be sent to Canada for approval. North America will ...
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Through the Valley

There are some absolutes in life; one is that downturns in the economy are inevitable and another is that economic recoveries and growth follow.
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An Inconvenient Truth

It is not hard to find someone who will say that "we don’t manufacture anything here anymore."
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The China Trade War

The US and China engaged in another round of trade talks that produced little in the way of ending the trade war. The US claimed there was a Phase I deal in place; the Chinese ...
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