MEMA Responds to Trump Administration Action to Investigate New Tariffs on Imported Motor Vehicles and Motor Vehicle Parts
May 24, 2018
MEMA supports the Trump administration’s agenda to assure free, fair, and reciprocal trade; and, MEMA concurs that national security depends on the economic security of the country. Motor vehicle... READ MORE
MEMA Again Opposes Tariffs and Calls for Improved Exclusion Process in Comments to Trump Administration
May 18, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has filed detailed comments to U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross reiterating that tariffs on aluminum and steel triggered by the Trump... READ MORE
MEMA Speaks Up on Tariffs During Testimony Before USTR
May 16, 2018
MEMA testified on behalf of its division members today on the Section 301 proposed China tariffs as part of a 3-day public hearing before the United States Trade Representative (USTR) in Washington,... READ MORE
MEMA Prepares for Testimony on Section 301 Before USTR by Submitting Written Comments
May 15, 2018
On May 16, MEMA will testify on the Section 301 proposed China tariffs as part of a 3-day public hearing before the United States Trade Representative (USTR). USTR has proposed a 25 percent... READ MORE
MEMA Applauds Call by Congress to Remedy Concerns Over Steel and Aluminum Tariffs
May 10, 2018
The Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) applauds a letter signed by 39 members of Congress addressed to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross raising concerns that the product exclusion... READ MORE
MEMA to Testify on Section 301 Tariffs Imposed by Trump Administration
May 8, 2018
The United States Trade Representative (USTR) has proposed a 25 percent tariff on a wide variety of products imported from China, including certain motor parts and equipment as part of the Section... READ MORE
MEMA Responds to Trump Administration Extension of Tariff Exemptions
May 1, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) is pleased that the Trump administration has extended the exemption from steel and aluminum tariffs on the European Union, Canada, and... READ MORE
MEMA Testifies Before House Ways and Means on Negative Impacts of Tariffs
April 12, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) continued its efforts to educate legislators and the Trump administration on the negative impacts of tariffs on the motor vehicle... READ MORE
2018 MEMA Legislative Summit Reinforces Supplier Voice on Capitol Hill
April 12, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The 2018 MEMA Legislative Summit, held April 10 and 11, 2018, drew more than 130 members of AASA, HDMA, MERA and OESA to Washington, D.C. to carry the message of the motor vehicle... READ MORE
U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham Named Industry Champion by the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association
April 10, 2018
  The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association, which represents 1000 member companies, gives the award each year to recognize members of the House or the Senate who have worked... READ MORE
MEMA Responds to EPA’s Final Determination
April 2, 2018
Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued the Final Determination on the Appropriateness of the Model Years (MYs) 2022-2025 Light-Duty Vehicle Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions... READ MORE
MEMA Responds to Trump Administration’s Announcement of Trade Restrictions on China
March 22, 2018
Motor vehicle parts manufacturers conduct almost one‐third of the annual $18 billion investment by the automotive industry in research and development. Given this investment in innovation,... READ MORE
Join MEMA for an Important Webinar on Tariff Policies Impacting Suppliers
March 22, 2018
MEMA urges suppliers to attend our March 27 webinar focused on the recent Section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs and the recently announced exclusions... READ MORE
MEMA Policy Breakfast Gathers Thought-Leaders on Emissions Standards
March 20, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) hosted a policy panel discussion titled “Can the US remain a Leader in Innovation if CAFE Standards Are Significantly Altered?” on March... READ MORE
MEMA Leads Call for Greater Freedom for Consumer Choice in Auto Repair
March 15, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) and two of its divisions, the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) and MERA – The Association for Sustainable... READ MORE
An Open Letter to MEMA Members Regarding President Trump’s Imposition of Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum
March 14, 2018
MEMA has worked closely with the Trump administration to expand jobs and to increase U.S. competitiveness. However, the administration’s decision to impose steep, across the board tariffs on aluminum... READ MORE
MEMA Reacts to Steel and Aluminum Tariffs Imposed by Trump Administration
March 8, 2018
President Trump has said he is in favor of bringing jobs back to America and helping companies in the U.S. compete in a global marketplace. We could not agree more and welcome the exploration of ways... READ MORE
MEMA Strongly Opposes Steel and Aluminum Tariffs Proposed by Trump Administration
March 1, 2018
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association, which represents more than 1,000 companies that manufacturer motor vehicle parts and components in the United States, strongly opposes tariffs on... READ MORE
MEMA Joins Other Trade Associations Urging Trump Administration to Avoid Steel Tariffs
February 28, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has signed a letter warning the Trump administration that steel tariffs would hurt the U.S. economy. In addition to... READ MORE