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Proposed Free Trade Agreements Would Be Good For Local Manufacturers

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:27 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Shaylon Cochran

The US Legislature is currently working on some international free trade agreements with South Korea, Panama and Colombia. Proponents of the deals say they’ll boost manufacturing in the US. Vermeer spokesperson Teri Vos tells KNIA/KRLS News the pending deals would be good for local industries by expanding access to international markets. Nationwide, the deals could boost exports by $13 billion.