Welcome to the Newsprint Tariff Issue Page.
This page provides resources and updates on the NORPAC petitions and investigations by the Department of Commerce and the International Trade Commission regarding antidumping and countervailing duties for uncoated groundwood paper. Please click on the buttons above and the links below to learn more and access useful resources. We will continue to update this page as the investigations are completed and the decisions are finalized.
We suggest bookmarking this page and revisiting it periodically as we update the page with new information, and to use as a reference.
CBS This Morning segment on newsprint tariff issue (Aug. 1, 2018) – “Tariff raises production costs for newspapers“
Newsprint Tax Petition – “One V. Many” print ad
Click here to download and run the “One V. Many” STOPP Coalition ad in your print publications and promote the ITC Petition to reverse these harmful tariffs. The ad is available in full-page color, PDF and EPS formats.
Newsprint Tax Petition – Social media graphics
Download and share the below graphics on social media, linking to the Petition.
Fact Sheet: Antidumping Duties (ITC, 3/13/2018)
Redlined NORPAC press release
Statement: News Media Alliance CEO: We Will Fight Newsprint Tariffs
Press Release: Proposed Newsprint Tariffs Threaten Small Town Newspapers
Tariff-happy Trump is hurting U.S. businesses (Star-Tribune)
For a list of all News Media Alliance articles on this issue, click here.
For questions or more information, please contact News Media Alliance Senior VP, Public Policy, Paul Boyle.