Webinar – The Climate-Trade Nexus: A Policy Primer for U.S. Wire Producers

Please join us for a webinar on November 29 at 2pm Eastern to examine the increasing intersection of climate and trade policy. We will discuss efforts by governments around the world to address climate change using trade tools – for example, assessing import fees based upon emissions intensity – and related challenges and opportunities for … Continue reading Webinar – The Climate-Trade Nexus: A Policy Primer for U.S. Wire Producers

Administrative Review of AD Order on Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Mexico (2021/2022) – Preliminary Results

From Fred Waite and Kim Young, AWPA Counsel Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) published its preliminary results in the administrative review of the antidumping (AD) order on carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from Mexico. The review covers several Mexican producers / exporters during the period from October 1, 2021 through September … Continue reading Administrative Review of AD Order on Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Mexico (2021/2022) – Preliminary Results

Suspension of Section 232 Tariffs on Steel Products from Ukraine and Steel Products Processed in EU from Ukrainian Steel Inputs

From Fred Waite and Kim Young, AWPA Counsel The President has exempted the following categories of steel products from Section 232 tariffs: (a) steel products which are produced in Ukraine and exported to the United States and (b) steel products which are produced in the European Union (EU) from steel inputs “melted and poured” in … Continue reading Suspension of Section 232 Tariffs on Steel Products from Ukraine and Steel Products Processed in EU from Ukrainian Steel Inputs

Is Your Company on Linkedin? Follow AWPA!

The American Wire Producers Association (AWPA) is expanding its reach to LinkedIn! As a member of the AWPA, you have a valuable opportunity to join the association’s LinkedIn page, engage with industry peers, access valuable resources, and keep up with the latest trends in the wire industry. Follow Us Here! What can you expect from … Continue reading Is Your Company on Linkedin? Follow AWPA!

Webinar – OSHA Update: What’s Happened, Happening, and Coming Soon

AWPA will hold a webinar on May 22 at 11 am with Douglas L. Parker, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health. He will discuss OSHA’s regulatory agenda for 2023 as well as recently instituted practices and protocols – topics including heat illness prevention in outdoor and indoor work settings, infectious disease standards … Continue reading Webinar – OSHA Update: What’s Happened, Happening, and Coming Soon

First Sunset Review of AD and CVD Orders on Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Ten Countries – Status Report

From Fred Waite and Kim Young, AWPA Counsel The U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) and the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) are conducting the first sunset review of the antidumping (AD) orders on carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from Belarus, Italy, Korea, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates, and … Continue reading First Sunset Review of AD and CVD Orders on Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Ten Countries – Status Report

Mid-South Wire hosts tour for US Dept of Commerce

Assistant Secretary Lisa Wang and Deputy Assistant Secretary Ryan Majerus from the US Department of Commerce visited Nashville area wire facilities in March. It gave companies the opportunity to show off their facilities and discuss current challenges the US steel wire industry is facing. Commerce personnel visited Mid-South Wire in Nashville on March 29. John … Continue reading Mid-South Wire hosts tour for US Dept of Commerce

AWPA’s Breakfast at Interwire: An Insightful Hour with Ken Simonson from AGCA

The American Wire Producers Association (AWPA) hosted a breakfast event during the renowned Interwire trade show. The gathering brought together industry professionals, experts, and enthusiasts to exchange knowledge, network, and gain valuable insights into the steel wire industry. The highlight of the breakfast was a presentation by the well-known economist, Ken Simonson. During his presentation, … Continue reading AWPA’s Breakfast at Interwire: An Insightful Hour with Ken Simonson from AGCA