United States Footwear
Manufacturers Association

Putting America’s Best Foot Forward

USFMA aims to defend the domestic manufacturing of footwear through
 
fair trade, strong manufacturing policies, and programs that protect the industrial base.

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USFMA Supports FY2021 Senate NDAA Language Strengthening the Berry Amendment

USFMA Supports FY2021 Senate NDAA Language Strengthening the Berry Amendment

USFMA signed on to a coalition letter supporting Section 814 in the Senate version of the FY 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which delinks the Berry Amendment from the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT), establishes a new threshold for small purchases back to the $150,000 level, indexes this level for inflation to be adjusted every 5 years, and forbids contracts from being artificially divided so they can be solicited below the new threshold level.