Established in 1982, AIAG is a not-for-profit association where professionals from a diverse group of stakeholders –
including retailers, suppliers of all sizes, automakers, manufacturers, service providers, academia, and government – work
collaboratively to streamline industry processes via global standards development & harmonized business practices.
At AIAG, everything we do is inspired by our enduring mission, values and vision. Our vision
statement guides every aspect of our business:
“AIAG is the catalyst for peak performance to establish
a seamless, efficient and
responsible supply chain.”
The organization was founded by visionaries from the three largest North American automotive
manufacturers – Chrysler, Ford, and General Motors. Membership has grown to include Japanese companies such as Toyota, Honda and
Nissan, heavy truck and earth moving manufacturers such as Caterpillar Inc. and Navistar International, and many of their part suppliers
and services providers. Click here to
read AIAG History Highlights.
We promote our objectives primarily by publishing standards and offering educational conferences and training. Member
companies donate the time of volunteers to work at AIAG in a non-competitive, open forum that is intended to develop recommendations,
guidelines and best practices for the overall good of the industry. Over 650 industry volunteers provide subject matter expertise to AIAG
AIAG membership offers:
- A Uniquely Collaborative Environment: All key stakeholders engage in an open, neutral, legal and
professional forum focused on addressing emerging threats to the sustainable growth of our industry.
- A Connection: An industry voice carries more weight than that on an individual company. Members
not only hear about new regulations, standards and requirements first; they help to shape them.
- Powerful Networking Solutions: Subject matter experts from all sectors of the automotive supply
chain work TOGETHER to initiate projects that produce working solutions to critical industry problems and/or share best practices
to eliminate redundant systems and processes that will positively impact the way they do business… and their bottom line.
As an AIAG member, you and your company can influence and help streamline the automotive industry’s commercial processes. As the global marketplace demands more cooperation and partnering, AIAG’s position in the industry will continue to help you grow.
Download Membership Application.