American Quartz Industry Prevails Against Illegal Dumping by India, China, and Turkey

Quartz Importers Abandon Challenges to Lawfully Imposed AD/CVD Duties WASHINGTON — In a win for the U.S. domestic quartz manufacturing industry, MS International (MSI), one of the largest U.S. importers of quartz surface products (QSP), is abandoning its challenges to the antidumping duty and countervailing duty (AD/CVD) orders on QSP from China and Turkey, and…

CPA Applauds Bipartisan Senate Vote on Solar CRA

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today applauded Democrat and Republican Senators for passing the bipartisan resolution of disapproval (H.J. Res. 39) under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to repeal the Biden administration’s Solar Emergency Declaration. This harmful rule, in effect until June 2024, protects Chinese solar manufacturers even though the U.S.…

CPA: Solar Domestic Content Bonus Rules Should Incentivize Full Reshoring of the Domestic Solar Supply Chain

U.S. Treasury Rules Should Prioritize Domestic Manufacturing WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released a statement urging the Biden administration to issue rules on the domestic content bonus that will incentivize the full reshoring of the domestic solar supply chain. In the coming weeks, the U.S. Treasury Department will issue guidance…

CPA Applauds Bipartisan House Vote on Solar CRA

Bill Now Heads to Senate for Consideration Next Week WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today applauded Democrats and Republicans in the House of Representatives for passing the bipartisan resolution of disapproval (H.J. Res. 39) under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to repeal the Biden administration’s Solar Emergency Declaration. This harmful rule,…

Solar Industry’s Employment Estimates Are Out of This World

The Solar Energy Industry Association has claimed that 30,000 jobs could be lost if tariffs are reinstated on solar panels coming in from Chinese companies based in Southeast Asia. This claim is wholly fictitious, based on inflated job numbers and a purely hypothetical analysis of the sort that has been disproved by the facts again…

Tariffs and Tax Credits Driving a New Manufacturing Boom

Key Points: This article reviews the last five years of federal government manufacturing policy, including tariffs and tax credits, finding positive effects on rebuilding U.S. manufacturing. Single-country tariffs on imports from China have reduced U.S. dependence on China, with modest impact on reshoring U.S. manufacturing. Global tariffs such as those on steel and washing machines…