TITLE

Duties boost incomes

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Thomas
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/18/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 15, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on how recipients of duties on Chinese-made wood bedroom furniture will spend the money left over after legal expenses and taxes in the U.S. The government has distributed $21.8 million in duties. Some recipients will use the money to buy new equipment. Others will spend the money to upgrade factories and manufacturing processes in order to enhance their competitiveness.
ACCESSION #
23469510

 

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