Below are links to industry associations which ASC holds membership status. Information from these associations aid in ASC’s leadership position as they provide a wealth of information regarding today’s market trends.
Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association (AAIA)
Aftermarket.org is the official Web site of the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association (AAIA). On this site, you will find valuable information on AAIA and its 23,000 member and affiliate companies who conduct business in the motor vehicle aftermarket industry; including programs, services and activities for various aftermarket segments.
Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG)
AIAG’s purpose is to provide an open forum where members cooperate in developing and promoting solutions that enhance the prosperity of the automotive industry. Visit this Web site to learn more about ways to improve business processes and practices involving trading partners throughout the automotive supply chain.
Automotive Warehouse Distributors Association (AWDA)
AWDA’s primary mission is helping its over 500 distributor and manufacturer members keep pace with industry change and stay ahead by providing research, information, and education. Visit their web site to see how AWDA equips members to deal with the new future of the passenger car and light truck parts industry.
Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA)
The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA), for member companies participating in the Class 4 to Class 8 medium- and heavy-truck market – both OE and aftermarket – provides education programs such as the biennial Heavy Duty Dialogue – and publishes segment-specific market research
Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA)
MEMA exclusively represents and serves manufacturers of motor vehicle components, tools and equipment, automotive chemicals and related products used in the production, repair, and maintenance of all classes of motor vehicles. Visit their site for global intelligence on the motor vehicle supplier industry, leading-edge market research, international business support, government representation, industry networking and commercial services.
Overseas Automotive Council (OAC)
MEMA’s International Aftermarket Division, the Overseas Automotive Council (OAC), continually works to support U.S. exports for aftermarket applications around the world. Besides its five membership meetings each year, OAC conducts comprehensive programs for members and guests during AAIW in Las Vegas. OAC also sponsors and supports foreign-venue shows with US catalog and display pavilions, with member discounts when available. The group includes more than 500 members who import and distribute US automotive products into 55 countries around the world.
National Catalog Managers Association (NCMA)
NCMA is the only professional organization dedicated exclusively to the interests of automotive aftermarket catalog managers. Comprised of catalog, product management and marketing professionals from manufacturers, distributors and retailers – the organization’s mission is to help members sell more products, reduce costs and increase efficiency through accurate catalogs, efficient production processes and new technology.