“It’s not 100 percent or 200 percent. So, these horror stories that you hear about, ‘Oh, we can’t bring manufacturing back because it will cost us twice as much.’ It just isn’t there.”

— Russell Manton, owner of Morrill-based Global Interiors, talking about the cost of producing goods in Maine versus overseas. Manton said shifting the manufacturing portion of his bedbug mattress cover business to Maine will increase his costs between 8 and 18 percent.