Senate Panel Eyes Strategy For Expanding Exports

Law360, New York (December 9, 2009, 5:06 PM EST) -- Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said Wednesday that he was aiming to increase jobs and reduce trade deficits by doubling the percentage of U.S. businesses that export products by 2015.

Government and business experts offered a laundry list of suggestions to help achieve that goal during a U.S. Senate Finance subcommittee on international trade, customs and global competitiveness hearing, urging Congress to improve coordination of export outreach and funding to small and medium-sized businesses, linking supply lines for seamless delivery of U.S. goods from manufacturers to export...
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