Benefits of Membership

The Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association (AAMA) was formed in 2001 to provide a forum for interaction among automotive companies in Alabama, to share information among its members and to provide an awareness of manufacturing trends, techniques and concerns.

See the letter signed by all four state OEMs (Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International and Toyota Motor Manufacturing Alabama) endorsing AAMA membership!




Promote continuous education, improvement and growth of the automotive manufacturing industry in Alabama.


  • Improve automotive manufacturing processes and systems in Alabama
  • Provide strategic direction for workforce development in Alabama
  • Conduct programs to share knowledge on issues impacting the automotive industry in Alabama

The benefits of AAMA membership are many, including:

  • Business networking opportunities
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Sharing of manufacturing best practices
  • Information on issues impacting the industry
  • Information on advances in technology and continuous improvement
  • Listing on AAMA website
  • Members Directory
  • Promotional opportunities for company news
  • Free factory floor assessments (participating companies are eligible for AAMA Supplier of Year Award)
  • Invitation to annual Appreciation Dinner

AAMA activities include:

  • Conferences with national speakers and industry executives
  • Member-led events
  • Plant tours and networking activities
  • Workshops, seminars and roundtables on manufacturing trends, techniques and concerns
  • Survey of the automotive industry in Alabama

Membership dues are based on number of employees in Alabama:

  • 1 - 199 Employees: $300
  • 200 - 499 Employees: $400
  • 500 - 999 Employees: $600
  • 1000+ Employees: $900

AAMA Membership Requirements:

AAMA membership is open only to companies directly involved in the automotive industry in Alabama or states in the southern automotive region of the U.S., specifically:

1.  Companies engaged in the manufacturing of automotive vehicles  
2.  Suppliers and distributors of parts to automotive manufacturers and aftermarket distributors 
3.  Other companies and organizations with demonstrated experience in manufacturing trends, techniques or services for the automotive industry.

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