Association of Equipment Manufacturers

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AEM Membership Overview

AEM is the premiere trade association for off-road equipment manufacturers and suppliers operating in the agricultural, construction, forestry, mining and utilities industries. We offer a unique value proposition to our members which includes a comprehensive set of benefits, found only through membership in AEM.

AEM membership level is determined by company product or service type and each level has a dues structure based on sales in their respective markets.

AEM Membership Services

AEM provides the following services to all members:

AEM Membership Categories and Dues

Click each section below to learn more about our membership types.

Full Level – Manufacturers of complete/whole machinery

Our Full Level membership is available to manufacturers of complete or whole machinery.

Key Benefits

  • Comprehensive market data of company performance against the industry
  • Member discounted exhibit space rates
  • Advancement of standards, regulations and legislative policies that promote the health of the equipment industry on issues that directly impact our manufacturers

2015 Membership Dues

Class Sales Volume Base Amount Plus Additional Amount of
1 Up to $2,500,000 $1,650 -0-
2 $2,500,001 to $10,000,000 $1,650 .0003 of sales over $2,500,000
3 $10,000,001 to $25,000,000 $3,900 .000225 of sales over $10,000,000
4 $25,000,001 to $50,000,000 $7,275 .000208 of sales over $25,000,000
5 $50,000,001 to $100,000,000 $12,475 .000073 of sales over $50,000,000
6 $100,000,001 to $600,000,000 $16,125 .0000386 of sales over $100,000,000
7 $600,000,001 to $10 billion $35,450 .0000065 in sales over $600,000,000
8 Over $10 billion $96,550 .000001 in sales over $10 billion

Mid-Level – Manufacturers of implements, attachments and major components

Our Mid-Level Membership is available to manufacturers of small, walk-behind, portable or hand-held equipment; major attachments and major mechanical components; or non-self propelled, pull-type whole goods/implements.

Key Benefits

  • Industry trend data and survey information help members anticipate industry changes and assist in forecasting and benchmarking
  • Member discounted exhibit space rates
  • Provide global business development services to help grow international business

2015 Membership Dues

Class Sales Volume Base Amount Plus Additional Amount of
1 Up to $2,500,000 $1,650 -0-
2 $2,500,001 to $10,000,000 $1,950 -0-
3 $10,000,001 to $25,000,000 $2,450 -0-
4 $25,000,001 to $50,000,000 $3,950 -0-
5 $50,000,001 to $100,000,000 $6,450 -0-
6 $100,000,001 to $600,000,000 $7,950 -0-
7 Over $600,000,000 $17,950 .0000065 in sales over $600,000,000

 

Associate Level – Suppliers and service providers

Our Associate Level membership is available to manufacturers of parts and components, suppliers to whole goods manufacturers and service providers to full or mid-level members.

Key Benefits

  • Industry trend data and survey information help members anticipate industry changes and assist in forecasting and benchmarking
  • Member discounted exhibit space rates
  • Connect and build relationships with OEM members and gain industry visibility

2015 Membership Dues

Class Sales Volume Base Amount Plus Additional Amount of
1 Up to $5,000,000 $1,350 -0-
2 $5,000,001 to $10,000,000 $1,850 -0-
3 $25,000,001 to $50,000,000 $2,350 -0-
4 Over $50,000,000* $2,750 .0000065 in sales over $600,000,000
* CAP is $5,000 Maximum Dues

Member Application Process

  1. AEM staff verifies member eligibility and membership level
  2. Application and annual dues submitted
  3. Applications are reviewed by the AEM membership committee
  4. Notification of membership approval status by email
  5. Activation and new membership information sent

For more information about AEM membership and to submit an application, contact the Membership Department at membership@aem.org or (414) 298-4153.

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Membership Staff

Paul Malek
Director, Membership | 414-298-4153

Brian Voss
Ag & Member Services | 414-298-4108

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Locations

6737 West Washington Street
Suite 2400
Milwaukee, WI 53214-5647
TEL 414.272.0943
FAX 414.272.1170
EMAIL aem@aem.org