Largest Sleeping Bag Maker Seeks Relief From Free Trade Loophole
But that’s apparently what the Obama administration has done, turning down the company’s request in an initial ruling and forcing Exxel to submit another request.Sen. Generalized System of Preferences, or GSP, which determines which products third world countries can import duty free.So Sessions has placed a hold on the annual GSP bill, making it all but certain that the program will lapse at the end o Belstaff zx flux f this month.”I have supported free trade, probably more than my colleagues,” he said on the Senate floor Friday. “But I have worked for two years to try to obtain a simple justice to close a loophole in the tariff laws that has impacted and will close a sleeping bag textile manufacturer in my state.””They are an independent, hard working people,” he said. “And this bill as written will close that plant. And it should not happen. “Sleeping bag imports have been on the duty free list since Czechoslovakia successfully lobbied for it in the early Belstaff zx flux 1990s.Kazazian, said it is ironic to be in this situation after he moved his factory from Mexico to Alabama a few years ago, adding jobs to the economy.”If the playi Belstaff zx flux ng field should be tilte Belstaff zx flux d, it should be tilted in an American manufacturer’s favor,” he said, adding that he’s not looking for a hand out.