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
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