The Benefits of Buying from American-made Companies

The Benefits of Buying from American-made Companies

If you live in the USA, chances are that shopping locally could play some part in your purchase decisions. The perks of buying American-made products are magnified on big items like degaussers and destroyers. Here we’ll walk you through three main benefits of buying from your home country.

  • Guaranteed high-quality parts
  • Quicker lead times with cost-effective shipping prices
  • Helps the local economy by employing people in the USA

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Guaranteed high-quality parts. Process and quality control are large benefits of buying “Made in the USA” products. While other countries can quickly produce cheap parts, they also lack the same accountability on product quality. American companies usually have readily available customer support as added quality assurance. While the price tag on USA-made items is often higher, it just might be the best deal considering product value and lifetime.


Quicker lead times with cost-effective shipping prices. The global pandemic only exacerbated lead times and shipping costs starting in 2020. The effects are still felt today, with repercussions stretching far into the future. The ever-shifting diplomatic relations between countries only make things messier. With products made in the USA, relations with foreign nations are a non-issue. Ship times are shorter within the mainland, and costs are cheaper. Buying American-made products lessens and eliminates many problems that come from shopping overseas.


Helps the local economy by employing people in the US. This benefit is the most obvious! The less dependent America is on other countries, the more stable we are. When you buy within the USA, you keep the money in the states and jobs and businesses within the country. Which in turn, profits the buyer with a better economy.


Additionally, if you’re a federal agency, President Biden’s “Build America, Buy America Act” (BABAA) requires purchasing American-made parts and products when using federal financial assistance. USA-made products provide true benefit for both parties.


If you’re in the market for a degausser or destroyer, don’t hesitate to contact Data Security, Inc.! Give us a call at 1(800) 225-7554 and we’ll help you find the right product to fit your needs.

Posted May 24, 2024