Recent News

FebFeb, 22 2017

SMA Comments on Preliminary Countervailing Duties on Turkish Rebar Imports

February 22nd, 2017|Categories: News, Press Release|

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

FebFeb, 16 2017

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

February 16th, 2017|Categories: News|

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.

FebFeb, 8 2017

Coalition Writes Senate Leadership in Support of Vessel Incidental Discharge Legislation

February 8th, 2017|Categories: Letter, News|

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.

FebFeb, 7 2017

Buy America Bill Introduced to Boost Job Creation

February 7th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Release|

Representative Dan Lipinski (D-IL) introduced the Buy American Improvement Act of 2017, bipartisan legislation that seeks to create American jobs, promote domestic manufacturing, increase transparency and accountability in government procurement, and ensure that taxpayer dollars are spent in the U.S. whenever practicable.

JanJan, 24 2017

SMA, AISI & ELVS Agree to Extend Mercury Switch Recovery Program

January 24th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Release|

The Steel Manufacturers Association, the End of Life Vehicle Solutions Corporation, and the American Iron and Steel Institute have reached an agreement to extend the ELVS program. ELVS is a nationally recognized program for recovering mercury switches from scrap cars and light trucks prior to shredding.

JanJan, 19 2017

House Republicans Express Support for Buy American Procurement Policies

January 19th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Release|

A group of 17 House Republicans, led by Rep. Mike Bost, today sent a letter to President-Elect Trump expressing their support for Buy American domestic procurement policies.