Tag Archives: Window and Door Manufacturers Association

Code Hearings Show Promising Signs for Alignment

The International Code Council (ICC) Committee Action Hearings took place this month in Albuquerque, N.M., drawing a number of collaborations over glass-related proposals, including those cosponsored by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) and the Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA). AAMA … Continue reading

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Manufacturers Brace for Impact of Tariff Increase

Despite months of negotiations, President Donald Trump announced an increase in tariffs on more than $200 billion of Chinese products Friday. Some products used by the glass and glazing industry are among the Chinese goods affected by the newly imposed … Continue reading

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Tariff Increase Deadline Delayed Amid Talks with China

The tariff rate on $200 billion worth of Chinese products, including many glass products, will not be raised from 10 percent to 25 percent on March 1, the deadline for a trade deal. President Trump announced yesterday that the U.S. … Continue reading

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NAFTA Renegotiated but Steel and Aluminum Tariffs Remain

The U.S., Canada and Mexico have come to an agreement on trade after months of renegotiating the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum, however, were not resolved. The updated trade deal, now called … Continue reading

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U.S. Imposes 10 Percent Tariff on Some Chinese Glass and Metal Products

Chinese materials used in the glass, glazing and metal industries will be subject to a 10 percent tariff effective September 24, 2018. The Trump Administration announced a finalized list of $200 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese goods Monday. Starting … Continue reading

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