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Old 05-26-2012, 11:53 PM
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Originally Posted by timothale
as the companies lay off workers and move over seas the laid off employies even won't be able to buy their imported stuff. they are slowly eliminating their customers. I was in the barber shop the other day and picked up an automotive magazine, I don't remember which one, but It had a story about a Floor mat company that moved it's production to the US, new CNC equipment, production cost decreased, less inventory needed as they no longer had ocean containers with 2 months inventory on the seas.
Weathertech, a company proving it can be made here.
http://www.weathertech.com/assets/1/...oyou112SCR.pdf