MEMA and KPMG Host Jan. 30 Webinar to Discuss Tax Reform and Its Impact on Suppliers
January 18, 2018
The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act passed by Congress and signed by President Donald Trump at the end of 2017 will bring challenges and opportunities, and motor vehicle suppliers must prepare for the... READ MORE
Incoming MEMA Board of Directors Tasked with Leading Motor Vehicle Parts Supplier Industry Through Unprecedented Change
January 2, 2018
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the leading trade association focused on advancing the fast-changing mobility industry, has named four... READ MORE
Dramatic Modification or Withdrawal from NAFTA Could Impact American Companies Already Struggling to Maintain Workforce, MEMA Study Shows
November 10, 2017
New research released by the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) shows that Trump administration policies that aim to bring jobs back to the United States may exacerbate... READ MORE
Fourth MEMA Policy Breakfast to Bring Together Thought-Leaders on Workforce Challenges Associated with Reshoring Jobs
November 6, 2017
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) will host a policy panel discussion titled “The Trump Administration Aims to Bring US Jobs Back: Are Companies and Workers Ready?” on... READ MORE
MEMA Briefs White House on Supplier Role as Innovators in CAFE and Greenhouse Gas Technologies
November 6, 2017
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) met November 1 with the White House Council on Environmental Quality to present data to support MEMA’s position that motor vehicle... READ MORE
MEMA’s Ann Wilson Recognized with 2017 Northwood University Education Management Award
November 3, 2017 by Margaret Beck, 919-406-8828 or media@mema.org
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Ann Wilson, senior vice president of government affairs of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), was honored with an Automotive Aftermarket Management... READ MORE
American Auto Industry Unites to Defend NAFTA and Preserve American Jobs
October 24, 2017
Washington, DC, Oct. 24, 2017 -- Today, America’s auto manufacturers, parts suppliers, and dealers announced the formation of Driving American Jobs, a coalition to safeguard American jobs... READ MORE
MEMA Takes Lead on How NAFTA Changes Could Impact the Motor Vehicle Industry, Drawing Standing-Room-Only Audience in Washington
October 12, 2017
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) hosted a policy panel in Washington Thursday directly addressing concerns that the Trump administration could withdraw or radically change... READ MORE
American and European Motor Vehicle Parts Suppliers Call for Free Trade and Harmonized Standards
October 11, 2017
Washington, DC, and Brussels -- 11 October 2017-- In a joint statement released today, the American-based Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) and the European Association of... READ MORE
Third MEMA Policy Breakfast to Focus on NAFTA in Midst of Renegotiation Talks
October 10, 2017
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) will host a policy panel discussion titled “A World Without NAFTA? A Look at the Future Through the Lens of the Automotive Industry” on... READ MORE
MEMA Applauds Advance of Self-Driving Vehicle Technology Bill
October 4, 2017
On October 4, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation unanimously approved S. 1885, The American Vision for Safer Transportation through Advancement of Revolutionary... READ MORE
MEMA Submits Comments to USTR on Notorious Markets
October 3, 2017
On Monday, October 2, MEMA submitted comments to the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) in response to their request for details regarding online and physical marketplaces known for... READ MORE
MEMA Calls for End to Practices and Polices in China that Put U.S. Companies and Consumers at Risk
September 28, 2017
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has again raised serious concerns about policies in China that put the innovation and intellectual property rights (IPR) violations of... READ MORE
Modernize NAFTA, But Do So with Care
September 27, 2017
The following commentary by MEMA President and CEO Steve Handschuh was published in the Sept. 26 issue of The Washington Post.   Regarding Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross’s Sept. 22 op-ed, “... READ MORE
MEMA Continues NAFTA Outreach on Capitol Hill
September 18, 2017
As part of our ongoing campaign to educate the administration and legislators on the potential impacts of renegotiating or modernizing the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), MEMA has... READ MORE
MEMA Applauds New Federal Automated Vehicle Policy Guidelines
September 12, 2017
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 Sends Strong Message on Behalf of Members on Emission Standards During Testimony to EPA
September 6, 2017
On Wednesday, September 6, MEMA testified before the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Washington D.C. regarding its request for comments on the “Final Determination of the Mid-term... READ MORE
House Passage of Automated Vehicle Legislation Applauded by MEMA
September 6, 2017
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) applauds the House of Representatives for their passage of H.R. 3388, the SELF DRIVE Act, which creates a roadmap for continued deployment... READ MORE
MEMA Statement on President Trump’s Section 301 Announcement on China
August 14, 2017
Intellectual property rights (IPR) protections are a top priority for the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), and counterfeiting vehicle components and parts and stealing... READ MORE