Category Archives: Oklahoma

GSP and Oklahoma: Fast Facts

The Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program eliminates U.S. tariffs (i.e., taxes) on certain imports from developing countries. GSP imports in 2011 totaled $18.5 billion and the program saved American companies more than $700 million. GSP saved Oklahoma companies an … Continue reading

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8 Senators Oppose Cloture Vote for GSP

The Senate passed the cloture motion this evening by a vote of 84-8.  All eight “no” votes came from Republicans, including: Alabama: Senator Jeff Sessions (R); Senator Richard Shelby (R) Arizona: Senator Jon Kyl (R); Senator John McCain (R) Louisiana: … Continue reading

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GSP Imports Help Provide Oklahoma City Manufacturer a “Competitive Edge”

ViNtrol, Inc. manufactures a variety of valves, chokes, and actuators used primarily by the oil and gas industries.  Its Oklahoma City facility has more than 71,000 square feet of workspace dedicated to product assembly, product testing, valve automation, valve enhancements … Continue reading

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