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WRE Member St. Pierre Manufacturing Featured in Time Magazine Article on Tariffs.

Posted on June 17, 2019

Wire Rope Exchange member St. Pierre Manufacuturing Corp., based in Worcester, MA, was featured in Time Magazine, disucssing the impact of tariffs on the markets in wihich they operate.  From the article:

"For nearly a century, the St. Pierre Manufacturing Corp. has made steel products like horseshoes, tire chains and wire ropes in a facility in Worcester, Mass. Yet, despite the strong economy, St. Pierre, like many other American manufacturers, is struggling. Its problems stem from President Donald Trump’s tariffs on Chinese-made goods. The ongoing trade war 'makes it a heck of a lot harder to compete,' says Peter St. Pierre, the company’s vice president of finance and operations and a grandson of founder Henry St. Pierre."

You can read the entire piece at this link.