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United States Department of Commerce

The United States Department of Commerce is the Cabinet department of the United States government concerned with promoting economic growth.

The mission of the Department of Commerce is to "promote job creation and improved living standards for all Americans by creating an infrastructure that promotes economic growth, technological competitiveness, and sustainable development".The department gathers economic and demographic data for business and government decision-making, issuing patents and trademarks, and helps set industrial standards.

The Department of Commerce headquarters is the Herbert C. Hoover Building in Washington, D.C.

United States Department of Commerce in News

U.S. Producers of Hot-Rolled Steel File Trade Petitions Against Seven Countries
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - August 11, 2015) - Six major U.S. steel producers -- AK Steel Corporation, ArcelorMittal USA LLC, Nucor Corporation, SSAB Enterprises, LLC, Steel Dynamics, Inc

Austin Asian Chamber Honors Business Leaders at Ovation Gala
The Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce (GAACC) honored leaders in business and service organizations at Ovation, its annual awards banquet on May 29, 2015. Ovation is Austin's premiere social and business networking event of the year for the Asian community, and the GAACC's key fundraising effort.

REC Silicon ASA: Final AD/CVD tariffs against Chinese companies on solar components announced
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Alex and Ani Jumps to #53 on Inc. 500
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - September 29, 2014) - Alex and Ani, one of America's fastest growing lifestyle brands, rose to #53 in 2014 from #94 in 2013 on Inc. magazine's annual list of the fastest growing private companies in the United States

Resource America, Inc. Announces Carlos C. Campbell as a Prestigious NACD Fellow
Resource America, Inc. (NASDAQ: REXI) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that Carlos C. Campbell, a member of the Company's Board of Directors, has again been honored as a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Board Leadership Fellow, demonstrating his commitment to the highest level of corporate governance and leadership in the Boardroom.

Alex and Ani Honored for International Exports Receives President's "E" Award From US Dept. of Commerce
CRANSTON, RI--(Marketwired - May 28, 2014) - Alex and Ani, one of America's fastest growing lifestyle brands, today received the President's "E" Award for Exports from the United States Department of Commerce in recognition of the company's achievement in making significant contributions to the increase of U.S. exports

Local Businessman and Former UNLV, NBA Player, Jackie Robinson, Announces Plans for Strip Arena and Resort
The $1.3 Billion privately-funded, All Net Arena and Resort (official name to be determined), is scheduled to break ground in spring of 2014 with a planned opening in December of 2016. The complex will be located on the Las Vegas strip, between SLS Las Vegas Hotel Casino and the Fontainebleau.

ServerPronto Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Today ServerPronto, home to some of the world's most affordable dedicated server and cloud hosting solutions, announced its 10-year anniversary. ServerPronto is celebrating the milestone with a "birthday bash" that includes deep discounts on everything from the dedicated servers that made it famous to cloud hosting and virtual private servers.

ServerPronto Receives U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Certification
Infolink, the parent company of ServerPronto, has successfully completed the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework certification process from the United States Department of Commerce (DOC). The U.S.-EU Safe Harbor program is a voluntary certification that guarantees a company is complying with the international data privacy guidelines the European Union established in 1998.

The ASSEMBLY Show to Address Key Findings From ASSEMBLY Magazine's State of the Profession Survey
ASSEMBLY Magazine, producer of The ASSEMBLY Show, recently released its annual State of the Profession survey revealing that assemblers are busier than ever because of the U.S. economic revival. According to the industry wide survey, manufacturers will be committing more resources toward assembly operations in the next year

TDK Launches SDG4A Series of Solid State Drives With 3 Gbps Serial ATA Support
TDK Corporation announced today the launch in May 2013 of the SDG4A series of serial ATA II compatible industrial solid state drives (SSDs) in 2.5 inch form factor with a maximum capacity of 512 GByte(1).The product employs the newly developed TDK SSD Controller GBDriver RS4 Series

Daniel J. Meckstroth, Ph.D., VP & Chief Economist of the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity & Innovation Named Opening Day Keynote Speaker for The ASSEMBLY Show
The ASSEMBLY Show is excited to announce Daniel J. Meckstroth, Ph.D., Vice President and Chief Economist, MAPI - Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity & Innovation as the opening day keynote speaker. Dr. Meckstroth will discuss What Lies Ahead for US Manufacturing on Tuesday, October 29th at 9:00 am

Covanta Energy's Joey Neuhoff Appointed to the U.S. Department of Commerce Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee
Covanta Energy Corporation, a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy, announced today that Joey Neuhoff, vice president of business development, has been appointed to the United States Department of Commerce Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee (RE&EEAC).

Michael F. Molnar, Chief Manufacturing Officer, US Department of Commerce, Named Keynote Speaker for The ASSEMBLY Show
The ASSEMBLY Show is excited to announce Michael F. Molnar, Director, Advanced Manufacturing National Program Office, and Chief Manufacturing Officer, National Institute of Standards and Technology, United States Department of Commerce, as the keynote speaker on Wednesday, October 30th

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