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Is Globalization Wiping Out the American Surfboard Industry?

Clip: 03/21/2013 | 10m 52s

Economic correspondent Paul Solman reports on an American-born product hit hard by globalization: the surfboard. In Southern California, U.S.-based manufacturers fear they will soon be wiped out by competing, foreign companies due to discrepancies in labor costs and duty taxes.

Aired: 03/21/13

Rating: NR

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