SMA members are among the largest recyclers in the world.
On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, the House of Representatives Steel Caucus Leadership sent a letter to President Trump addressing the state of the domestic steel industry and unfair international trade practices. Read the full letter below. 11-7-17 Steel Caucus
SMA Applauds Crawford as House Steel Caucus Chair Washington, D.C. – Congressman Rick Crawford a Republican representing Arkansas’ first Congressional district is set to lead the House Steel Caucus. Philip K. Bell, president of the Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA), commended Crawford: “We are extremely pleased that the caucus will be chaired by a leader who [...]
SMA is proud to stand with more than 240 business groups calling on Congress to pass a budget resolution and Tax Reform. Read the letter below. BudgetResolution_TaxReform_Congress
The Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) welcomed steel workers to Washington, DC on Tuesday, September 19th to meet with congressmen and women in support of the domestic steel industry. Thanks to all of the SMA member companies who sent representatives. The press release from the event is shared below. INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES ARRIVE ON CAPITOL HILL [...]
Our thoughts and prayers are with our SMA members in Texas and along the Gulf Coast. Thank you to the mills that are providing status updates. According to the National Hurricane Center, rainfall amounts of up to 50 inches have occurred in the Houston metropolitan area. Serious flooding will continue to occur over a large [...]
Over the last several weeks, SMA has lead the efforts to pull together a coalition of 25 domestic steel producers who endorsed a letter to President Trump urging immediate action on the Section 232 probe initiated earlier this year. These companies represent 90 percent of domestic steelmaking capacity, and have seen steel imports recently capture [...]
SMA Presents Don B. Daily Safety Award to Three Recipients Washington, D.C. – The Steel Manufacturers Association (“SMA”) has announced its annual Don B. Daily Achievement in Safety award recipients for 2017, recognizing the safety efforts of individuals and companies in the North American EAF steel industry. The awards will be presented during SMA’s Fall [...]
Support for 232 Crops Up as Trump Heads to Youngstown - Will the president talk about the steel investigation in the industrial heartland? Nucor's CEO, John Ferriola, appeared on CNBC's Mad Money with Jim Cramer on Monday to discuss.
Comments from SMA President Philip K. Bell