International Crane Exchange (ICE)

The International Crane Exchange (ICE) was formally organized in 1992. The current members are:

  • Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM)
  • Construction Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA - Japan)
  • European Federation of Materials Handling (FEM)

The purpose of the ICE is to enhance the worldwide markets crane statistical information available to participating manufacturers.


Please contact the ICE AEM Secretariat, Rex Sprietsma, at

Group Leadership

2024-2025 Chair

Robert Ritter

The Manitowoc Company, Inc.

AEM Staff Contact

Rex Sprietsma - AEM Liaison

Director, Market Share Statistics


Jacquelyn La Favor - AEM Backup Liaison

Senior Director, Market Share Statistics