Adam

About adam parr

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far adam parr has created 65 blog entries.

SMA Presents at Platts Steel Markets North America Conference

Today, SMA President Phil Bell presented at the 13th Annual Platts Steel Markets North America Conference. He discussed challenges related to global steel overcapacity.

House Hearing Examines Water Infrastructure’s Role in a 21st Century Economy

Today, the House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment held its first hearing of the 115th Congress. The Subcommittee examined the role of federal government agencies in building water infrastructure projects.

Domestic Steel Industry Shows Support for Buy America & Melting Standard

SMA joined nine other leading steel industry association and labor groups in sending a letter to the White House and Congressional leadership in support of Buy America domestic procurement preferences in U.S. law.

SMA Statement in Response to President Trump’s First Address to a Joint Session of Congress

Last night, President Trump delivered his first address to a joint session of Congress. SMA President Phil Bell issued the following statement in response...

SMA Testifies at Congressional Hearing on Barriers to Infrastructure Development

SMA was invited to testify at a joint hearing of the House Oversight Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy, and Environment and the Subcommittee on Intergovernmental Affairs.

SMA Lauds Confirmation of Commerce Secretary

By a vote of 72 to 27, the U.S. Senate today voted to confirm Wilbur L. Ross as Secretary of the Department of Commerce.

SMA Member Sterling Steel Hosts Congresswoman Cheri Bustos

SMA was pleased to work with Sterling Steel to arrange a plant tour for Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17).

SMA Comments on Preliminary Countervailing Duties on Turkish Rebar Imports

The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) today issued its preliminary countervailing duties on Turkish steel rebar imports.

Manufacturing and Agriculture Groups Brief Congress on Critical Role of Trade Law Enforcement

Representatives from a diverse range of manufacturing and agriculture-related industries briefed Congressional staff on the critical role that trade law enforcement plays in restoring the American productive economy. The event was sponsored by the Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws.

Coalition Writes Senate Leadership in Support of Vessel Incidental Discharge Legislation

SMA joined over three hundred other organizations in sending a letter to Senate Majority Leader McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Schumer expressing strong support for S. 168, the Commercial Vessel Incidental Discharge Act.