Our People – The Heart of Georgia Expo
Since 1986, Georgia Expo has been making the highest quality Pipe and Drape products. With over 1 million pounds of aluminum processed, and 2 million yards of fabric sewn in a year, for the past 30 years we’ve been showing that you don’t have to sacrifice American jobs or quality to be cost-effective.
In order to keep prices low, our raw goods are sourced internationally and domestically making use Globally Source, Locally Made. Our goal is create and to keep jobs in America. According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and data compiled by the The Rodon Group :
- Manufacturing supports an estimated 17.6 million jobs in the United States—about one in six private-sector jobs. More than 12.3 million Americans (or 9 percent of the workforce) are employed directly in manufacturing
- Manufacturers in the United States are the most productive in the world, far surpassing the worker productivity of any other major manufacturing economy, leading to higher wages and living standards
- Taken alone, manufacturing in the United States would be the 9th largest economy in the world