A French news agency got the customs receipts.
Ivanka Trump a successful businesswomen is not buying a American or made in the USA. On a David Letterman show he shows Trump’s products are out sourced in countries including India, China and Mexico. So it is no surprise that Ivanka Trump his older daughter is following in her father’s footsteps and he promises to create jobs by following “two simple rules: Buy American and hire American”.
Many not know in his January during his inauguration speech, huge shipments of his Ivanka 53.5 metric tons of Ivanka Trump branded shoes, bangs and clothing were reportedly on the way to the U.S.A. from China. According to customs receipts obtained by French new sorganization Agence France-Presse.
At least 82 shipments also reportedly passed through US customs from China between the election on 8 November and 26 February.
The goods were made in China by three American companies which hold Ivanka Trump licences, including G-Ill, reportedly sold $29.4m of the goods in 2015 and sales in the first nine months of 2016 were up $13.3m, according to the firm’s public filings.
In 2015, Trump defended this practice, saying in a CNN interview that it’s “not at all” hypocritical to outsource his ties, “because [China] manipulated their currency to such a point that it’s impossible for our companies to compete.”