U.S. companies need modern trade policy in order to become more competitive. Outdated import tariffs — which drive up prices American consumers pay for imported goods and limit U.S. exports when other countries pass retaliatory tariffs — should be eliminated.
Featured on this issue
The Impact of Tariffs on Small Business
Hear stories from small retailers across the country.
Retailers Respond to Tariff Escalation: ‘Where Does This End?’
Tariffs are taxes on American businesses and consumers.
July retail sales show strong gains but stock market and tariffs could lead to caution in consumer spending
Retail sales were up 0.9 percent in July from June and up 5.6 percent year-over-year.
Top issues on our agenda
Sales Tax Fairness
NRF is working with the states to enact legislation implementing the Supreme Court holding in Wayfair.
NRF supports practical and comprehensive immigration reform.
NRF is committed to finding broad, long-term solutions to ensure that sensitive consumer information is protected.
Get involved and make a difference
Congress is currently considering many issues that affect the retail industry. We need your help to make sure Congress hears from retailers. Use these online tools to contact your representatives and make your voice heard.