Supply Chain Management

Breweries, plane part makers in NC brace for impact of tariffs

By the Courier-Tribune (Asheboro, NC)

Aug 30, 2018

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The latest shots in the escalating trade war will hit North Carolina manufacturers hard.

North Carolina exports $32.6 billion in goods, supporting more than 150,000 jobs, and $1.1 billion of state exports are under fire in the trade disputes, a U.S. Chamber of Commerce report says.

As the United States and its largest trading partners levy ever-increasing tariffs, businesses from house builders to craft brewers face either losing thousands or hiking prices for consumers.

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