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U.S Department of Commerce

A department of the United States federal government charged with encouraging economic growth. It issues patents, sets standards for companies and sectors and gathers data on the state of the American economy. It also supervises the U.S. Census. It was established in 1903 as the Department of Commerce and Labor; Commerce split from what became the Labor Department in 1913.
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1 percent in April from March, helped by online sales, the US Commerce Department reported Tuesday.
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0 data, there are currently 45,365 facilities in the nation (verified by the US Commerce Department SIC / NAISC classification system) where the "primary" revenue business is self storage.
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The past three years of Synquiry's core development was supported by a US Commerce Department Advanced Technology Program cooperative agreement.
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