Posts Tagged ‘ U.S. Department of Commerce ’

Residential Construction: One of Small Business’s Fastest-Growing Industries

Sep 3rd, 2015

Residential construction is one of the most lucrative industries for small businesses.

It’s a good time to be in residential construction. A recent report by Sageworks, a financial information company, ranks residential building construction as the ninth-fastest-growing industry for small businesses. According to the report, which considers small businesses to be “privately-held companies with annual sales less than $5 million,” the sector had a 12.8 percent year-over-year […]

Department of Commerce Finds Chinese Aluminum Extrusion Imports are Being Subsidized Significantly

Sep 14th, 2010

Earlier this year the U.S. Aluminum Extrusion Fair Trade Committee, a coalition of U.S. extruders, filed a petition with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) and the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) for redress from alleged unfair trade practices involving aluminum extrusions imported from China. Now, in a positive step forward for the U.S. aluminum […]