National Press Club

The Real Economic Effects of President's Trump's 232 Aluminum and Steel Tariffs

The Real Economic Effects of President's Trump's 232 Aluminum and Steel Tariffs

December 11, 2018 9:30 AM

Location: Zenger Room

The real economic effects of President Trump’s 232 aluminum and steel tariffs

What:
The American Primary Aluminum Association (APAA) in conjunction with Economic Policy Institute (EPI), the Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) and Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA), will address the real economic effects of President Trump’s steel and aluminum tariffs. As part of this presentation, EPI will release a groundbreaking new economic study on the impact the aluminum tariffs have had on the aluminum industry.

Who:
• Fr. U.S. Senator Evan Bayh (D-IN)
• Robert E. Scott, Senior Economist at Economic Policy Institute
• Scott Paul, President, Alliance for American Manufacturing
• Jesse Gary, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Century Aluminum
• Jeff Ferry, Research Director, Coalition for a Prosperous America

Where:
National Press Club
Zenger Room
529 14th St, NW
Washington, DC 20045
When:
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Why:
The time has come to independently access the economic impact of the Section 232 aluminum and steel tariffs. As part of the presentation, EPI’s latest economic study will show how the aluminum tariffs have brought back thousands of American jobs, sparked reinvestment in manufacturing across America’s heartland, and contributed millions to the domestic U.S. economy. In addition, AAM will address the significant number production and jobs that have begun returning in both industry’s and CPA will discuss why the predictions of dire effects on the economy were inaccurate and overblown.

About the American Primary Aluminum Association:
The American Primary Aluminum Association will advocate to advance the interests of America’s primary aluminum industry and its workers through the Aluminum Now campaign. APAA is registered and incorporated in Washington, DC and operates as a non-profit trade association. For more, please visit: www.aluminumnow.org

RSVP:
Seating is limited, RSVP by Friday 7th December for APAA’s National Press Club event to Thomas Mathiasen (tmathiasen@signaldc.com) or here: https://apaanpcevent.eventbrite.com