Conventional wisdom holds that a weak dollar benefits U.S. exports by giving domestic producers an edge over competing products priced in Euros and other currencies. But do not argue that with Joe Murphy. Murphy is chairman of Ferco Group, a Franklin, Ohio-based manufacturer of aircraft engine components. Credit is still hard to come by, more than offsetting any advantages the 150-employee company sees from the low dollar. And as the greenback continues to fall, the price of raw ...

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