Industry News

Industry News | October 21, 2015
Steel Industry Reaffirms Commitment to Sustainable Development   

The leaders of 75 steel companies around the world have signed the worldsteel Sustainable Development Charter. More>>


Industry News | October 21, 2015
NASA, Global Aviation Leaders Talk Green Aviation and More at Annual Summit   

IFAR Summit provided a non-competitive environment where global aviation leaders evaluated the progress of technical collaborations on issues. More>>


Industry News | September 24, 2015
NASA’s Experts Provide Assistance at Technology Docking Roadshow   

Companies participating in the first annual Technology Docking Roadshow received a glimpse of NASA technology resources. More>>


Industry News | September 24, 2015
A Solid Gain for Plastics Machinery Shipments in Q2   

Shipments data from SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association’s CES steadily posted year-over-year gains in every quarter since 2010. More>>


Industry News | September 24, 2015
NAFTA Steel Groups Urge TPP Negotiators to Retain Higher Auto Value Content   

Three trade associations representing steel producers in the U.S., Canada & Mexico sent a joint letter with concern about TPP negotiations. More>>


Industry News | September 24, 2015
Solar Industry Applauds Energy Bill   

If approved & signed into law, legislation would temporarily extend the federal solar investment tax credit (ITC), then ease transition afterward. More>>


Industry News | August 21, 2015
The Reshoring Initiative and Walmart Launch Effort to Help Suppliers Reshore   

The new program provides direct, personal access to 35 mfg trade associations, co.s, banks, U.S. Commerce Department offices and other groups. More>>


Industry News | August 21, 2015
Senator Stabenow Shares Roundtable Discussion with Michigan SPI Members   

Legislation and manufactring education among topics discussed by Senator and SPI members. More>>


Industry News | August 21, 2015
World Steel Association Reports July 2015 Crude Steel Production   

World crude steel production for 65 countries reporting to worldsteel was 133 Mt in July 2015, a -3.8% decrease compared to July 2014. More>>


Industry News | August 21, 2015
Positive Factors Generate Strong Consumption-led Growth in the U.S. Economy   

Factors such as three million new jobs in 2014, real wage growth & growing balance sheets generate strong growth in the U.S. economy. More>>