Trump Signs Order to Make American-Made Goods More American

The executive order boosts the percentage of American components to 75 percent, if they are to be used by the government.

  • Published 15 July 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is requiring products "Made in America" to be made using more American components if they are to be used by the government. Trump says American-made products used for government projects currently can contain 50 percent foreign components and still be considered American. He signed an executive order boosting the percentage of American components to 75 percent. The president signed the order during an annual White House "Made in America"… Read at AP News