Motor Vehicle Parts Supplier Industry Applauds Progress in Trade Talks with China
December 3, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), which represents 1,000 companies that manufacture parts and components for motor vehicles in the United States, is pleased to learn that... READ MORE
MEMA Recognizes Retiring President and CEO Steve Handschuh with Its Highest Honor: The MEMA Triangle Award
December 3, 2018
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – The Board of Directors of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) presented President and CEO Steve Handschuh with the association’s highest honor, the MEMA... READ MORE
MEMA Statement on Signing of New North American Trade Deal
November 30, 2018
MEMA has been a leading voice advocating for a positive renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and we are pleased that the three parties – United States, Mexico, and... READ MORE
New White Paper Shows that U.S. Jobs and Investments Are at Risk If Fuel Efficiency Standards Are Altered
November 29, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Significantly changing fuel efficiency standards will cost jobs and put investments in the United States at risk, according to a white paper released by the Motor & Equipment... READ MORE
Ann Wilson of MEMA Named 2018 Automotive News All-Star in Government Affairs
November 27, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Ann Wilson, senior vice president of government affairs for the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), has been named the 2018 Automotive News All-Star in... READ MORE
MEMA Testifies on Behalf of Members on U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Deal
November 16, 2018
MEMA Testifies on Behalf of Members on U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Deal   The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association testified November 15, 2018, on behalf of its division members... READ MORE
MEMA Calls for Tariff Exemptions During Trade Talks in Letter to Trump Administration
November 9, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has urged the Trump administration to exempt Mexico and Canada from additional tariffs on steel and aluminum in advance of signing a new... READ MORE
Flatlining Fuel Efficiency Standards Will Cause Job Losses for Motor Vehicle Suppliers
October 26, 2018
In detailed comments submitted to the Trump administration today, the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) again asserted that freezing progress in the fuel efficiency and... READ MORE
Exemptions to Digital Millennium Copyright Act to Allow Access for Independent Repair Providers
October 26, 2018
In a victory for motor vehicle suppliers and the independent aftermarket, the Librarian of Congress expanded exemptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) that allow greater access to... READ MORE
Suppliers Call for “Room to Pivot” in Complex New Trade Environment During Policy Briefing
October 24, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) hosted a policy panel discussion, “Trade Tariffs and the Supply Chain: An In-Depth Look into How New Trade Policies Will Impact the Motor... READ MORE
MEMA Policy Breakfast: Trade, Tariffs and the Supply Chain: An In-Depth Look into How New Trade Policies Will Impact the Motor Vehicle Supplier Industry
October 23, 2018
Tomorrow, MEMA will be hosting a Policy Breakfast in D.C. on the Trump administration’s trade policies, from tariffs to trade deals, will impact the largest sector of manufacturing jobs... READ MORE
MEMA Applauds Letter Calling for USTR to Establish Tariff Exclusion Process on Chinese Goods
October 17, 2018
A letter sent Oct. 15 to United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer calls for a process that would allow U.S. companies to request an exclusion from tariffs imposed on $200 billion of... READ MORE
MEMA Applauds New Federal Automated Vehicle Policy Guidelines
October 5, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), whose 1,000 member companies lead the development of many of the advanced vehicle technologies used in automated vehicles, applauds the... READ MORE
MEMA Testifies at NCAP Hearing
October 2, 2018
On Oct. 1, MEMA presented a statement before the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) during its public hearing on the U.S. New Car Assessment Program (NCAP). Also... READ MORE
MEMA Statement on 3-Party NAFTA Deal
October 1, 2018
MEMA has been a leading voice in Washington and around the country advocating for a positive renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and we are pleased that the United... READ MORE
OESA Board Member Testifies on Behalf of MEMA on the Negative Effects of Proposed Tariffs
September 26, 2018
President and CEO of North American Stamping Group Michael Haughey testified September 26 before the Senate Finance Committee during a hearing focused on the impact of Section 232 tariffs on the U.S... READ MORE
MEMA Testifies that Changing CAFE Standards will Cause Job Losses at Hearing in Fresno
September 25, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) testified before the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Sept. 24... READ MORE
MEMA Announces Retirement of President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Handschuh
September 19, 2018
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – With decidedly mixed emotions, the Board of Directors of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) today announced that it has accepted Steve Handschuh... READ MORE
MEMA Responds to Trump Administration Announcement of Third Round of 301 Tariffs on China
September 18, 2018
The tariffs on roughly $200 billion worth of imports from China announced by President Trump on September 17 will serve as a tax increase on the American public and consumers by increasing the... READ MORE