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Wilbur Ross, U.S. Secretary of Commerce, initiated an investigation under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as amended. The investigation will determine whether imports of automobiles, including SUVs, vans and light trucks, and automotive parts into the United States threaten to impair the national security as defined in Section 232. Secretary Ross […]
North Carolina Economic Development District Develops Strong Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies to Shape a Prosperous Future
Written by the U.S. Economic Development Administration Robust, integrated regional planning is critical for successful economic development. The Centralina Economic Development Commission (CEDC), a 501(c)3 nonprofit affiliated with the Centralina Council of Governments (CCOG), covers a nine-county area around Charlotte, North Carolina. The entity, which serves as an EDA-designated Economic Development District (EDD), works to promote a diversified […]
Written By The U.S. Economic Development Administration Guided by the basic principle that sustainable economic development should be locally-driven, the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) works directly with communities and regions to help them build capacity for economic development based on local business conditions. EDA’s flexible suite of programs support the implementation of locally-devised economic development strategies […]
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U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $2.9 Million for Roadway Infrastructure Needed to Support Business Development in Highland, California
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2.9 million grant to the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians of Highland, California, to make critical roadway improvements required to further develop the infrastructure of the region. According to grantee estimates, the project is expected to […]
Chick-fil-A opened a new Innovation Satellite Office in Georgia Institute of Technology’s Tech Square at the historic Biltmore. This new satellite office, along with the ongoing intern recruitment program that will be housed there, are part of a larger partnership with Georgia Tech, and emphasize Chick-fil-A’s commitment to innovation. “This new facility will provide a […]
When the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) makes an injury determination, the Trade Act and EDA regulations require EDA to provide expedited consideration to petitions by firms in the affected industry for certification of eligibility to apply for adjustment assistance under Chapter 3 of the Trade Act. In […]
SETAAC believes all manufacturers should be competitive in the marketplace. Learn more about the types of assistance the Southeastern Trade Adjustment Assistance Center provide and how you can qualify for assistance.
The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding an $827,580 grant to the Town of Black Mountain, North Carolina to make water system improvements needed to serve businesses locating in the Black Mountain Commerce Park. This project will also impact a fast-growing life sciences manufacturing firm and is expected to generate a […]
Delta Air Lines officially opened its new Advanced Manufacturing Pilot Facility in the Global Innovation Center in Tech Square on July 19. “We’re really excited about the partnership with Delta,” said Georgia Tech President G.P. “Bud” Peterson. “This facility is a little different. Our students, faculty, staff and researchers will be able to develop products, […]