May ’23 at-a-glance … regulations

The Biden administration recently issued significant proposed changes to how federal agencies support regulatory policy decisions, including changes to how […]


May ’23 at-a-glance … taxes, tariffs & trade

The U.S. levied a new round of more than 300 sanctions and restrictions on Russia and third-parties allegedly helping Russia […]


May ’23 at-a-glance … supply chain

NAFEM joined more than 70 associations in raising an issue to the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee leadership with […]


Improving ESG performance by focusing on governance

Employees, customers, shareholders, communities and other stakeholders have increasingly higher expectations for companies to demonstrate ESG (environmental, social and governance) […]


Amplifying members’ voices

NAFEM regularly joins forces with other organizations to advance the industry’s perspective with elected and appointed officials. Highlights of recent […]


May ’23 at-a-glance … environment

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a SNAP 25 final rule primarily for equipment necessary to reach extremely low […]


USTR offers comprehensive export resource

The U.S. Trade Representative’s (USTR) report on foreign trade barriers is interesting reading for anyone exporting materials or finished goods. […]


May ’23 at-a-glance … energy

DOE issued a pre-publication NOPR  addressing energy-conservation standards for dishwashers. DOE will accept comments up to 60 days after the […]


Congressional calendar

Both chambers of Congress are in session June 6 – 8, 12 – 15 and 20 – 23. The House […]


Top-performing CEOs identify pressing trends

Dealing with digital disruption, the economy and geopolitics are the top three trends leading CEOs are managing as they look […]