MEMA Policy Breakfast to Address Threat of Tariffs on Auto Parts
March 29, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) will hold a policy panel discussion titled “Tariffs on Autos and Auto Parts: Auto Parts Are Not a Threat to National Security” on April 9,... READ MORE
Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association Announces New Vice President of Public Policy
March 18, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 18, 2019) -- The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has welcomed Bill Frymoyer as its new vice president of public policy effective immediately. His... READ MORE
MEMA Throws Support Behind Legislation that Delays Imposition of Tariffs
March 15, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) applauds a bipartisan effort to study the automotive industry and its role in the American economy before tariffs that impact the industry... READ MORE
AASA, MEMA Call for Nevada Legislature to Oppose Law that Discourages Use of Aftermarket Parts
March 11, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association, on behalf of its division the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association, has urged the Nevada State Assembly Committee on Commerce and Labor to... READ MORE
MEMA Sponsors DC Auto Show, New MEMA CEO to Address Industry Media
February 28, 2019
MEMA will once again play a leadership role at the 2019 Washington Auto Show as a sponsor for the event. The Washington Auto Show offers Washingtonians a display of mobility technologies and hundreds... READ MORE
MEMA Warns Collapse in Negotiations with California will Negatively Impact Suppliers
February 21, 2019
MEMA has stridently urged the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to come to a coordinated agreement with the California’s Air Resources... READ MORE
MEMA Names Bill Long to Lead Motor Vehicle Parts Supplier Association at Critical Time
February 18, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the leading trade association focused on advancing the fast-changing mobility industry, has named William (Bill)... READ MORE
MEMA Calls for Immediate Release of Section 232 Tariff Report
February 18, 2019
MEMA is alarmed and dismayed that the Department of Commerce’s report on Section 232 tariffs on motor vehicles and motor vehicle parts will not be made public immediately. It is critical that our... READ MORE
MEMA Applauds Introduction of Bipartisan Congressional Legislation on Section 232 Tariffs
February 7, 2019
MEMA applauds a renewed bipartisan, bicameral congressional effort to reform the process of using national security to impose tariffs on materials and products essential to the competitiveness of U.S... READ MORE
MEMA Supports Legislation Limiting Some Presidential Tariff Powers
January 30, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has joined 29 other business organizations calling for Congress to support legislation that would place new limits on presidential... READ MORE
MEMA Presents State Leadership Award to Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb
January 23, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association, which represents the largest sector of manufacturing jobs in the United States, gives the award to recognize state leaders who have worked... READ MORE
MEMA Joins Dozens of Business Groups Seeking an End to Metals Tariffs
January 23, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association joined more than 45 other groups representing a wide range of business sectors calling for an end on tariffs imposed by the Trump administration... READ MORE
MEMA Weighs in on Export Controls that Could Affect Emerging Automated Vehicle Technologies
January 11, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association has asserted that certain technologies pertaining to automated vehicles and artificial intelligence should be given special consideration under... READ MORE
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