AIIS Newsletter: September 2019

September 2019 Market Update The word “recession” is being heard more often in discussions of the future of the U.S. economy. Although the year started strong, with growth in the first quarter reaching an annualized rate of 3.1 percent, the pace of expansion slowed...

AIIS CUSTOMS CORNER | Section 301 Tariff Update

The USTR formally confirmed today, August 13, the previously tweeted announcement by President Trump to apply 10% additional tariffs under Section 301 to the products from China contained on List 4. The announcement indicates that the List has been split into two...

AIIS Newsletter: August 2019

August 2019 Market Update The economic expansion slowed significantly in the second quarter, decreasing the likelihood of annual growth hitting the Trump administration’s target of 3 percent for the first time since 2005. From April to June, the economy grew at an...

AIIS Newsletter: July 2019

July 2019 Market Update The U.S. economy in June set a record for the longest expansion in the nation’s history – 10 years and one month, a streak that began in June 2009 following the Great Recession. Growth, while sustained, has not been overly impressive, however....

Steel-Con® 2020 | Houston, TX | March 4-5

Steel-Con® 2020 WILL BE THE YEAR’S PREMIER STEEL CONFERENCE- MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW! March 4-5, 2020, Houston, TX Come for the Conference, or just come for golf on Thursday, March 5. Steel-Con® has become a key gathering for steel supply chain practitioners who want...