MEMA Joins Partner Automotive Associations in Letter Urging Officials to Deem Motor Vehicle Supply, Repair, and Facilities as Essential Businesses Amid CoVID-19 Emergency Measures
March 19, 2020
Washington, D.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), on behalf of its divisions the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), the Heavy Duty Manufacturers... READ MORE
Auto Industry Urges Administration to Reconsider USMCA Implementation Date
March 13, 2020
The following is a joint press release issued on March 13 by the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the American Automotive Policy Council (AAPC), AIADA, Here for America... READ MORE
MEMA Supports Heavy-Duty NOx Rulemaking in Comments Sent to EPA
February 21, 2020
In comments submitted to the U.S. EPA this week on the Cleaner Trucks Initiative (CTI) Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR), the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA)... READ MORE
MEMA Invited to USMCA White House Signing
January 29, 2020
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) was invited to join President Donald Trump in today’s historic USMCA bill signing ceremony at the White House. Wrapping up U.S. passage... READ MORE
MEMA Congratulates the U.S. Senate for a Strong Bipartisan USMCA Vote
January 16, 2020
MEMA congratulates the U.S. Senators for their strong vote today in favor of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). We are very pleased that today’s vote was overwhelming and... READ MORE
MEMA Responds to Phase One U.S.-China Trade Deal and Calls for Continued Hard Work Toward Phase Two
January 15, 2020
The incremental progress in this Phase One U.S. – China agreement restores trade certainty to our bilateral relationship and will benefit motor vehicle parts manufacturers.  The... READ MORE
MEMA 2020 Board of Directors and Officers Elected to Lead Association through its 116th Year
January 15, 2020
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the leading trade association focused on advancing the fast-changing mobility industry, has released a... READ MORE
MEMA Applauds Latest AV Guidelines, But More Certainty Needed
January 9, 2020 by Bill Long, MEMA President and CEO
Motor vehicle component parts manufacturers in the United States have invested (over $1 billion) heavily in safety and automated innovations for vehicles; including research, development, design,... READ MORE
MEMA Speaks on EPA Heavy Duty NOx Initiative
January 7, 2020
MEMA provided support at an U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) media event Monday announcing EPA’s release of an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) for the heavy-duty low NOx... READ MORE
MEMA Congratulates the House of Representatives for a Strong Bipartisan USMCA Vote
December 19, 2019
MEMA congratulates Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy, USTR Robert Lighthizer, and their teams for the strong House Vote in favor of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (... READ MORE
MEMA Signs Chamber of Commerce Letter Urging Congress to Pass USMCA
December 18, 2019
In our continuing effort to gain strong bi-partisan support for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), MEMA joined nearly 700 other organizations urging members of Congress to pass the... READ MORE
MEMA President and CEO Bill Long Named to the Chamber of Commerce’s C-100 Committee
December 16, 2019
MEMA President and CEO Bill Long was welcomed into the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Association Committee of 100, which consists of high-profile executives who work to build partnerships, network,... READ MORE
MEMA Responds to Progress in "Phase One" Trade Agreement with China
December 13, 2019
MEMA is encouraged by the news that the administration reached a “Phase One” trade agreement with China and looks forward to seeing more details.  The reduction of tariffs to 7.5 percent on... READ MORE
MEMA Reacts to FCC Decision to Split Safety Spectrum
December 13, 2019
MEMA is opposed to the unanimous decision by the FCC to allow other wireless uses on the 5.9 GHz spectrum. Traditionally, this band has been reserved for the transportation industry to allow for... READ MORE
MEMA Congratulates House and USTR for Reaching USMCA Deal
December 10, 2019
MEMA congratulates Speaker Nancy Pelosi, USTR Robert Lighthizer, and their teams for successfully completing the hard to work required to reach this important deal to finalize the United States-... READ MORE
MEMA Responds to FCC Plans to Split the Spectrum
November 20, 2019
MEMA is concerned that the FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has announced plans for the Commission to vote on a proposal allowing other wireless uses on the 5.9 GHz spectrum. Traditionally, this band has... READ MORE
MEMA and Suppliers Meet with Vice President Mike Pence at the White House
October 31, 2019
MEMA and leadership from several member companies met with Vice President Mike Pence in the White House on Oct. 28 to discuss support for the ratification of the United States-Mexico-Canada... READ MORE
MEMA Responds to Announced Plans to Update NCAP
October 16, 2019
MEMA is encouraged to learn that NHTSA has announced its plan to propose updates to the New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) in 2020. As outlined in the announcement, NCAP encourages “... READ MORE
MEMA Joins Over 400 Companies and Organizations Urging Congress to Pass USMCA
October 16, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) joined over 400 other organizations and businesses in signing a letter to Congress urging an autumn passage of the United... READ MORE