Learn how the services offered by Mid-America Trade Adjustment Assistance Center project managers helped businesses in the four state region retain success. These case studies are compelling evidence of TAAF’s effectiveness, which has been independently verified by a study conducted by the Urban Institute that found that firms participating in the TAAF program grew sales by an average of 33.9 percent, significantly higher than corresponding industry averages.
Here are just a few illustrations of TAAF in action.
Building great cabinets by building great lives.
Adding new jobs for a new year
Going head to head with the conglomerates can be daunting. Luckily there’s help.
They don’t just think outside the box. They build the box.
DTE makes products that span human life, but spanning foreign competition was tougher — until TAAF.
Business is heating up for this Franklin County firm.
Life isn’t easy for an American manufacturer.
Meet the largest small manufacturer you’ve never heard of.
Habitata president gives major props to BDP for multiple government contracts, resulting in profitable year, hiring new employees.
TAAC gets results for wireless services provider and general contractor.
MCC finds big potential in little Liechtenstein.
HY-C has been warming American homes since 1947, but import competition almost extinguished its fire.
Manufacturer of bagging scales; bag hangers; closing, positioning and transfer conveyors; palletizing equipment; and portable bagging.
Manufacturer of stitched accessories and production parts for the automotive industry
Awnings, canopies, displays and more
Making international business flow
Helping one of the most recognized but unnoticed American brands compete globally
Fighting back against cheap imports
Feeling the pinch of foreign competition
The Mid-America TAAC office doesn’t just serve manufacturers in Missouri. Its mission is to promote manufacturing prosperity in Iowa, Kansas and Nebraska as well. Out-of-state manufacturers listed above had fortunes turned around in part due to timely TAAC assistance.