Association News: May 8, AAMA webinar to assist in navigating trade tariffs

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

AAMA_MikeCollins_web.jpgThe American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will hold a webinar led by Michael Collins, managing director of Building Industry Advisors, LLC, about the trade tariffs recently put into play between the United States and China. Register for the May 8 webinar, which is complimentary and open to the public, and will begin at 11:30 a.m. Eastern.

“The tariffs recently placed on steel and other materials and sanctions against China are already impacting the building products industry and the overall economy,” said Collins. “The tone and intentions surrounding these tariffs are continually changing."

During this webinar, Collins will cover the current landscape and likely future direction of these tariffs. Culled from interactions with industry leaders, ideas to protect your company from the impact of these changes will be presented.

About the Speaker 
Building Industry Advisors, LLC is headquartered in Chicago. Collins leads the firm’s efforts in mergers and acquisitions transactions and capital placement for companies in the building products industry. His practice is particularly focused on the window, door and glazing segment, an area in which he has conducted extensive research.

More information about AAMA and its activities can be found on the AAMA website,
AAMA is the source of performance standards, product certification, and educational programs for the fenestration industry.SM


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