Association of Equipment Manufacturers


Providing the equipment that makes it possible to feed, clothe and fuel the world.

Market Information

Agriculture Industry Trends

Providing you access to valuable reports, surveys and benchmarking tools to help manufactures calculate market share, improve forecasting and production planning. Below is a list of key reports important to the Agriculture industry.

Survey Shows Manufacturers Expect 4.4 Percent Growth in Next 12 Months
9/15/2014 - Monday Economic Report

Manufacturers See Sluggish Sales Growth in International Markets
9/12/2014 - Global Manufacturing Economic Update

August 2014 Flash Report U.S. Unit Retail Sales
9/10/2014 - Ag Tractor and Combine Reports (US)

August 2014 Flash Report Canada Unit Retail Sales
9/10/2014 - Ag Tractor and Combine Reports (Canada)

Expected Growth of Manufacturing Sales, Investment and Employment
9/8/2014 - Monday Economic Report

All Agriculture Industry Trends

Advocacy & Legislation

Public Policy Issues

AEM keeps its members informed of legislation and regulation that affects their businesses, and strengthens our industry's ability to positively influence the development of policy critical to our economic vitality. Please view the issues below that are important to the Agriculture industry:

Renewable Energy and Climate Change

Ag Equipment Depreciation

Farm Bill

All Public Policy Issues

Safety, Regulatory & Technical

Communicating Standards, Regulatory Development, and Compliance Worldwide

AEM is committed to better serving the Agriculture industry by helping members address product-specific, technical, regulatory and safety issues.




Trade Shows

A world-class event that brings together the very latest in equipment, technology and ideas from all areas of agriculture production—all around the globe.

AG CONNECT, Affiliate of Commodity Classic in 2016
March 3-5, 2016 | New Orleans, Louisiana, USA


The overall objective of the Ag Industry Equipment Foundation (AEF) is to develop harmonized technology enabling equipment, components and software manufactured anywhere around the globe and by anyone to operate seamlessly together.

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This global Alliance for agriculture equipment manufacturing associations was established in April of 2012 to facilitate collaboration within the agriculture equipment manufacturing industry among important agricultural regions of the world. Its mission is to share data, create awareness, exert influence, and offer guidance and perspective on current global industry issues and future challenges.

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Ag Executive Forum

Changing Global Forces and What They Mean for Agriculture
Join this unique forum where high-level company executives, dealers and achievement-minded producers from around the globe network and share in a frank exchange of insights and data from their broad and varied perspectives. No media is allowed, facilitating incredibly candid discussion.

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Industry News Articles

Survey Shows Manufacturers Expect 4.4 Percent Growth in Next 12 Months
National Association of Manufacturers – 9/15/2014

Farm economy starting to see cracks – 9/13/2014

Wisconsin IoH rule clarified
Brownfield – 9/12/2014

Agriculture Industry News Articles

All Industry News Articles

Agriculture AEM Groups

AEM has product groups specific to the Agriculture industry. These groups are designed to aid companies which manufacture and market similar products. Allowing manufacturers to work together on issues and formulate industry wide courses of action.

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Statistics Product Programs

A major AEM core service is statistical reporting programs. These programs provide members with accurate, timely and comprehensive market data.

Agriculture North America Programs

Agriculture Worldwide Programs

Agriculture Staff

Charlie O'Brien
Senior Vice President | 414-298-4157

Anita Sennett
Director, Agriculture Product Management | 414-298-4174

All Staff

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