Category: Press Release

Steel Industry Groups Encourage Congress to Get Infrastructure Bill Over the Finish Line

Washington, DC – SMA joined other steel industry groups encouraging Congress to pass a long-term, comprehensive infrastructure package. The letter states “The debate over a well-designed and well-funded infrastructure policy has spanned over two Congresses. Also, surface transportation authorities will expire after October 31. Congress must act now. “  To see the full version of […]

SMA Founding Member Commercial Metals Company Featured in Acclaimed Docu-series

Washington, DC – SMA member Commercial Metal’s Company (CMC) was featured in the September 26th edition of EARTH with John Holden® television series. CMC headlined the show’s segment “Eco-Friendly Companies: Recycling and Steel Solutions Helping to Create a Sustainable Future.” Filmed at CMC Steel Arizona located in Mesa, Arizona, the program featured interviews with Barbara […]

SMA Annual Members Conference – Registration now Open!

SMA Annual Members Conference – Registration now Open! GM21webBanner 1 1024x532 1

Please join us in Washington, DC for the joint Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) and American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Annual Members Conference. This steel industry event is focused on public policy and brings together senior representatives from both government and industry.    SMA and AISI continue to partner together to address key issues for strengthening […]

Good for America: SMA Comments on Senate Passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today, the United States Senate passed a $1 trillion infrastructure bill with a bipartisan vote of 69-30. In response to the vote, Philip K. Bell, president of the Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) issued the following statement “The bipartisan passage of this infrastructure bill is monumental. SMA appreciates the hard work and compromise […]

SMA Comments on House Passage of the INVEST in America Act

Washington, DC –  In a statement released today, Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) president, Philip K. Bell, said, “we are pleased to see the House passage of the $715 billion INVEST in America Act. The surface transportation reauthorization and water infrastructure bill will help pave the way for more resilient infrastructure, safer bridges, better roads, cleaner […]

SMA Comments on Senate Passage of the Endless Frontiers Act

Washington DC – (June 9, 2021) – Today, SMA President Philip K. Bell, issued the following statement on the passage of Senate Bill 1260, the Endless Frontier Act. “The SMA is pleased to see the bi-partisan passage of this important and comprehensive bill that helps ensure America’s supply chains are not disrupted, provides funding for […]