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Consumer Reports: Made in America? | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Post-Gazette.com – Almost eight in 10 American consumers say they would rather buy an American-made product than an imported one, according to a recent survey conducted by Consumer Reports. And more than 60 percent say they’re even willing to pay 10 percent more for it. But in our increasingly complex global economy, how much meaning does a label stating “Made in America” still hold? Some iconic American products, from the Apple iPhone to Cuisinart food processors, have little or no manufacturing presence on these shores, while many foreign makers have invested heavily in manufacturing plants in the United States. But now, because of a wave of “reshoring,” many appliance manufacturers and other companies are moving significant operations back to the U.S. Since 2010, about 300 companies have returned here,

Source: Consumer Reports: Made in America? | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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