IPC Government Relations

Supporting the industry by promoting government policies that foster economic growth, job creation, innovation, and international cooperation.

IPC is the leading global advocate for the electronics industry. Together with members, IPC actively engages in global government relations and environmental policy advocacy that are in line with IPC’s mission to further the competitive excellence and financial success of its members and to protect the environment. Whether it’s engaging with policy makers in Washington, D.C., in the European Union or on regulatory commissions in China, IPC and its members proactively seek opportunities to educate, inform and influence policymakers on policies that spur innovation, growth and competition, and in the environmental arena, policies that are scientifically based and provide important protection.

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IPC Research Reveals Impacts of Higher Tariffs

Almost 90 percent of U.S. electronics manufacturers are troubled by the higher tariffs imposed by the United States and China on each other’s imports, and some companies are investing and hiring less as a result. Read the study.

Help IPC Advocate for the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement

IPC supports passage of the proposed US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), and we invite you to join us in calling on your elected representatives to approve it without delay.
Read the IPC study on the issue
Contact your elected officials

New EPA Proposal for “High Priority” Chemicals

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposes to designate 20 chemical substances as High-Priority Substances for upcoming risk evaluations. Read more

Join the IPC Advocacy Team

If you’re an IPC member who is interested in politics and policy, please join our Advocacy Team (the “A Team”). Visit our Advocacy Center to sign up for action alerts and contact your elected reps about key issues.

Latest News

September 5, 2019 - IPC Names Shawn DuBravac, Global Tech Trends Expert, as New Chief Economist

August 28, 2019 - IPC Welcomes Trump Apprenticeship Program but Calls for Clarifications

August 13, 2019 - Names to Know: Up and Comers in U.S. Congress

August 6, 2019 - The Exciting Details Behind IPC’s Pledge to America’s Workers

July 17, 2019 - EPA, Industry Come Together in Visit to TTM Facility

Upcoming Events

October 4, 2019 - U.S. Nationwide, Manufacturing Day: Get inspired on the NAM website and let us know if you will get involved. We’ll publicize the best of our members’ programs.

December 4, 2019 - Brussels: IMPACT Europe, IPC’s annual advocacy event in the capital of Europe. Details coming soon!