The Benefits of Buying American Made Manufactured Goods
According to research, for every one manufacturing job that exists, there are 5 more that are created, such as accounting, truck driving, clerical, research and development positions. With the loss of over 5.5 million manufacturing jobs in the
over the last decade, our country has seen the loss of over 33 million jobs! This alone should drive the American consumer to desire to purchase American made manufactured goods. United States
The fact remains, however that purchasing outside the country seems to offer immediate financial benefits. Certainly purchasing goods overseas, especially from the Chinas and
of the world, allows for the average American to afford consumer goods and durables that were once only afforded by the middle-upper class American. Yet, if we could take the seemingly immediate gain off the table for only a moment – one might reconsider that the pros of purchasing American certainly outweigh the cons – TENFOLD. Indias
Manufacturing Processes are much healthier for the environment than many other countries. Purchasing American made products can help to keep the global environment a little bit cleaner – a benefit for us and generations to come. US
§ Many foreign countries have low standards that allow unsafe working conditions. When you support American manufacturers, you are also supporting good working conditions for the American worker and ensuring that child labor laws are enforced.
§ When one chooses American made products, he or she is supporting a fair day’s wage for an honest day’s work. Many countries do not have a minimum wage law and workers are exploited. Why support jobs being shipped overseas? When you purchase goods made in the
, you support the American economy. US
§ Supporting domestic manufacturing by purchasing American products prohibits the “leakage” of US funds overseas. Should we participate in a concerted domestic procurement program we, as consumers, have the ability to increase
manufacturing job creation by an astounding 33%! All the while ensuring that our tax dollars actually go directly to U.S. job creation! US
§ Foreign product safety standards are much lower than those in the
. By purchasing American goods, one can be assured that consumer protection laws and safety standards will be in place to protect one’s self and their entire family. US
§ When we make the decision to purchase American goods we are helping
to grow more independent by not forcing us as a nation to outsource our need for manufactured goods to any other country. America
’s commerce becomes solely dependant upon service and agricultural endeavors, we allow precious jobs to continue to disappear. Buying American helps to ensure that jobs with fair wages continue to be available to us and for future generations! America
At Jiffy Steamer we strive to keep business on American soil. Our vendors are all American-based, and all of our manufacturing is done locally.
Buy purchasing your next steamer from Jiffy Steamer Co., you are supporting the American economy while also guaranteeing that your machine comes with U.S based service and customer care that could only be associated with the American family run and operated business.