Tenney's amendment would ensure that the military buys only 100 percent American Made flatware with materials sourced in the United States Currently Sherill Manufacturing is now the only supplier wo makes their flatware in the USA.
There are two main objectives of the Buy American Order are to stimulate USA manufacturing by tightening requirements that industries use American made goods and to also review the current visa policy for skilled immigrant workers.
The United States government, including the Department of Defense, is at risk of allowing some of its most sensitive information to be seen by a Chinese company whose chairman has close ties to that country’s Communist party.
Last year, China produced that 100 million tons of steel it didnâ€™t need to keep its domestic tranquility sustained. The excess was shipped overseas and depressed prices. Causing mill closures in the US and Europe.
Republicans in the House of Representatives and President elect Donald Trump seem prepared to deal a blow to import dependent companies with taxes aimed at penalizing them for not buying Made in America goods.
For all the talk about the resurgence of American automakers, "Made in America" is really a matter of marketing. For example, a Honda Accord made and assembled in America has 80% U.S.-sourced parts vs. 65% for a Ford Escape.
LaGuardia Airport to use foreign steel in Four Billion Dollar renovation. They have decided to forgo using only American Made Steel for the job and will use mainly Chinese Steel and some steel fabricated in China