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Wed October 9, 2013
Trade Gets Sluggish As The Shutdown Leaves Agencies Shortstaffed
The government shutdown is starting to hamper trade. More than 40 federal agencies involved in trade shipments — from the EPA to the Commerce Department — have trimmed their staffs, resulting in a slowdown or halt of goods.