New World Trade Center's Chinese Glass Is Adding
to Trade Furor
October 27, 2009
The contract to manufacture the blast-resistant glass wrapping
the main tower of the new World Trade Center's first 20 stories
was awarded earlier this year to a Chinese firm "that underbid
U.S. competitors." According to an article in the Washington
Post, "now the trade tensions between the United States
and China that have arisen recently over tires, steel and paper
are spreading to glass."
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