Purchasing products made in the US may have more of an impact than you think.
When purchasing a product that boasts "Made in America" you get more than just a well-made product. American-made products help create and sustain US jobs and positively affects the economy. The below statistics may have you thinking twice about your next purchase.
- For every $1 of goods produced, $1.43 is generated for the economy.
- For each job in manufacturing at least 2.91 jobs are created in other sectors.
- In 5 states alone, manufacturing adds over $500 billion to the economy.
- Manufacturing supports an estimated 17.2 million US jobs.
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