Industry Weekly Newsletter

sca weekly report

The SCA Weekly Report is published every Friday and reports on the week's government and industry news of interest to our members. The Weekly Report is the foremost industry publication that highlights industry news and is only available to SCA members. 

Budget Developments and Updates

Highlights in this segment include developments on Congressional Budgets, the President's budget and general economic forecasts affecting government spending in relation to the shipyard industry.  Overviews of these updates affect the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, Marine Corps and the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD). 

Legislative and Policy Updates

In our work advocating for the U.S. shipyard industry, SCA tracks legislative and policy issues affecting the U.S. shipyard industry.  Legislative updates focus on the introduction and movement of legislation and political goings-on in Congress.  Policy updates cover changes in the Administration or Department of Defense actions potentially affecting the industry. 

Jones Act News 

SCA strongly believes the Jones Act is critical to the continued strength of the U.S. maritime industry.  Jones Act news delivers updates on essential news relating to the strength of cabotage in the U.S. 

Studies and Reports

SCA regularly summarizes and distributes relevant studies and reports affecting the U.S. shipyard industry from various think tanks, industry associations and government entities including the Congressional Research Service (CRS) and the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). 

International News of Interest

SCA features international shipbuilding and other relevant news to keep our members abreast of the current state of affairs in the worldwide shipbuilding industry. 

Personnel Updates

Because our members work closely with the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard, SCA updates the status of personnel within the government. 

Upcoming Industry Events and Opportunities

Various industry partners and association's events are featured in this section. Additionally, SCA works closely with the U.S. Commercial Service and updates our members on international shipbuilding program opportunities. 

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