NNA News

Survey: Tariff is a direct threat to newspapers’ viability

June 14, 2018

Community newspaper publishers across the country widely expect higher production prices and newsprint shortages this summer because of the tariffs on Canadian newsprint in effect since January.

NNA 2018 newspaper contest winners annouced

June 12, 2018

Judging results have been processed and winners of the National Newspaper Association 2018 Better Newspaper Contest and Better Newspaper Advertising Contest have been posted online here.

The Case Against Trade Sanctions in the North American Newsprint Market

May 9, 2018

  1. Why is this issue current?
  2. On August 29, 2017, a petition by a single newsprint mill in Longview, WA, to the Department of Commerce resulted in an investigation of Canadian imports of uncoated groundwood paper (UGW) to determine whether paper production was subsidized and/or shipments were being “dumped” into the US.

ITC to hear newsprint tariff testimony in July

May 4, 2018

July 17, 2018, will be the critical date for the Stop Tariffs on Printers and Publishers Coalition, as it tries to roll back tariffs imposed upon Canadian newsprint shipments into the U.S.

Community newspapers fear newsprint tariffs will put some of them out of business

April 9, 2018

Rural newspaper publishers from all over the country came to Washington in March to plead their case against new tariffs that will increase the cost of newsprint—still a key cost for newspapers, which depend on print advertising even as they try to increase their digital revenue.

Newsprint tariff proposals a threat to U.S. newspapers

March 23, 2018

You know how serious a threat to newsprint is.  We need a large industry response to the tariff proposals that I wrote to you about earlier.

Coalition forms to battle newsprint tariffs

March 19, 2018

Attached to this note is an announcement about a new coalition to battle back against the newsprint tariffs. If you saw my statement last week about the anti-dumping duties imposed as a result of the NORPAC complaint at Department of Commerce, you already know how concerned our industry is. The total impact of preliminary tariffs so far is about 32 percent.

A second blow

March 14, 2018

A second blow against community newspapers was announced this week by the U S Department of Commerce in the form of heavy tariffs on the North American paper supply.

Hicks named NNA Region 9 director

March 14, 2018

Robb Hicks, associate publisher of the Buffalo (WY) Bulletin, was named director of Region 9 (Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming) for the National Newspaper Association.

Newsprint tariff at the discretion of DOC

March 14, 2018

The Department of Commerce can legally use its discretion to mitigate the impact of proposed tariffs on newsprint so that job loss from a proposed set of duties on Canadian paper is minimized, a group of publishing organizations told the DOC in February.

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