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New England District PMA District Meeting

Trade Issues - 2017 and Beyond

B. Pinelliís
736 N. Broadway
E. Providence, RI 02914
Phone: 401-270-7111
Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 5:30 PM EST
Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 8:00 PM EST
For more information, contact (PMA District Development Manager)
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Event Details

Please join PMA's New England District on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 to hear a presentation from Bill Hickey, President of Lapham-Hickey Steel Corp. on the impact of current and future Trade Issues on the Manufacturing Sector of the U.S. Economy. Bill will review the potential effects of the new Trump Administration on the business environment (both large and small).

  • Items to Discuss:
  • Steel Trade Policy
  • AD’s and CVD’s
  • Supply Demand Balance
  • Washington Trade Agenda
  • Tax Policy and Border Adjustable Taxes

About the speaker
Bill Hickey is President of Lapham-Hickey Steel Corp., a steel service center founded in 1926. This family owned and operated company has seven locations with approximately 600 employees. Lapham-Hickey is currently ranked as one of the top 50 service centers in the United States. During Bill’s employment years he has been active in the MSCI, holding chapter and national leadership positions in that organization. He currently is a member of the Chairman’s Emeritus Council. Bill was appointed a position to ITAC-12 which is an advisory committee to the Department of Commerce and the United State Trade Representative. He held the position of Chairman of the Committee for 4 years and remains an active member. Bill is a Trustee for the PMA Educational Foundation and has spoken at numerous PMA events over the years. Bill was named 2012 Service Center Executive of the Year by Metal Center News. He and his wife, Leslie, have four children and live in the suburban Chicago area.


5:30 p.m. - Registration/Networking
6:00 p.m. - Dinner
7:00 p.m. - Presentation

Registration Information

$50 PMA member      $60 Nonmember

Registration Details
Please complete the online registration form or contact:

Barbara Gallonio
70 Glen Rd.
Cranston, RI  02920-7947
P: 401-461-1118