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Pet Care Systems director of operations Tom Moses, right, gives a tour of his workplace to Sen. Amy Klobuchar, DL mayor Matt Brenk, Sen. Kent Eken, Rep. Paul Marquart and Rep. Collin Peterson Tuesday, July 1. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Emphasis on exports: Senators stress importance of rural companies’ involvement

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Exports are an important part of the local economy, and government can help even small companies tap the export market, said U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, who toured a Detroit Lakes cat litter company on Tuesday.


Pet Care Systems, with just 13 employees, exports to Hong Kong and Canada, she said.

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