U.S. President’s Visit to India Results in Defense Deals, but No Trade Yet
March 3, 2020
President Donald Trump visited India on Feb. 24 to meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Both countries announced a “comprehensive global strategic partnership” where they will collaborate on... READ MORE
Democrats Express Concerns about the Phase One China Deal, While Republicans Support it as Constructive Progress
March 3, 2020
On Feb. 26, 2020, the House Ways and Means Committee held a hearing on “U.S. China Trade and Competition.” At the hearing, the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee as well as their... READ MORE
White House Council Reports that Trade Agreement Uncertainty a Factor in Global Manufacturing Slowdown
March 3, 2020
MEMA has continuously supported trade agreements that promote economic growth and stability for motor vehicle parts suppliers. This includes the ratification of the United States-Mexico-Canada... READ MORE
Senator Carper Asks EPA IG to Investigate Transparency of SAFE Vehicles Rule
March 3, 2020
Sen. Thomas Carper, (D-Del.), Ranking Member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, sent a letter to Sean O’Donnell, the inspector general of the Environmental Protection Agency (... READ MORE
GHSA Finds Last Year’s Pedestrian Deaths Highest Since 1988
March 3, 2020
Disclaimer: GHSA figures may differ from figures reported by the federal government due to different modeling. Last month, the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) released a report... READ MORE
State Update
March 3, 2020
As a service to AASA, HDMA, MERA and OESA members, MEMA contracts with Stateside to provide timely updates on key issues affecting parts suppliers on the state level. For brief summaries and... READ MORE