Become a Manufacturing Member of CEMA


Manufacturing Membership. All members of the Conveyor  Manufacturing Industry that have had a Presence within the Americas for at least one (1) year shall be eligible to become a Manufacturing Member of the Corporation.

Conveyor Equipment Manufacturer. An entity shall be deemed to be a member of the Conveyor Manufacturing Industry if its business or the principal business of one of its divisions is 1) the designing or specifying; and 2) the assembling and manufacturing of unit or bulk material conveying systems, equipment or components for which the Corporation maintains reporting statistics.

Manufacturing Membership Benefits

Main Benefits

Booked and Billed Statistics

Monthly Booked and Billed Statistics information in a large number of product categories. This is available only to members that participate in the program.

Access to members only page

A registration and password protected page of current information for CEMA Members ONLY.

Additional discount for attendance

At all meetings an additional discount is offered for additional member company’s representatives to attend the meetings.

Publications and Label Discount

Up to fifty (50%) percent discount off of CEMA Publications and Labels.

Discounted First Year

First year’s Membership is automatically reduced by 50% in anticipation of attending one (1) meeting in the first year of membership and participating in the Statistics Program.

Booked Discounts

Belt Book 7th ed and Unit Handling 2nd ed available at discounted rates with company logo.

Business and Labor Round Table

Business and Labor Round Table discussions at CEMA Annual / Fall Meetings.

Additional Benefits

Business and Labor Round Table

Business and Labor Round Table discussions at CEMA Annual / Fall Meetings. This reporting method is where you and your competitors give a general report on the condition of their business and is a participation attendance agenda only. If you do not participate you do not attend this portion of the meeting.

Safety, Industry Standard Programs

Safety, Industry Standard Programs that reduce your exposure.

Safety labels and publications

E-commerce available for safety labels and publications.

YRC Freight – Discounts

Lower costs and increase margins when you ship with YRC Freight, the original LTL (less-than-truckload) experts. CEMA has negotiated special rates for all members on qualifying LTL shipments. Information will be included when you become a member. If you are a member click here to enroll.


Meet Industry Experts

Network with experts in the conveyor industry.

Meet trade publication editors

Access to Trade Publication Editors at Annual / Fall Meetings.

Build Relationships

Develop personal and business relationships with peers in your industry through the CEMA Meetings, Sections, Committees, Working Groups, and Social Activities.

Referrals and Outsourcing

Referrals and outsourcing from CEMA Member Companies.

Prestige and Information

Exclusive Membership

Member of the leading industry association that represents The Americas Manufacturers and Designers of Conveyor Systems, Sub-Systems and Components.

Use CEMA’s Logo

Proudly display the CEMA Member Logo on your Web Site, Marketing Materials (convention booths, magazine and Internet ads) and business cards.

Access Information First

First notice of any new publications, industry standards that are being developed, notices of new membership, documents that affect you and the industry.

Industry Relevant Information

Industry-relevant topics, panels and Guest Speakers at the meetings

Manufacturing Membership Dues

CEMA Manufacturing membership dues are computed on the basis of each member company’s volume of Billed Sales (shipments) for the average of the two preceding calendar years. Dues are expressed in “cents per $1,000 of average annual Billed Sales” for the two-year base period.

The CEMA Manufacturing Member Dues Rate is 44 cents per $1,000 of average annual Billed Sales for the two-year period.

In 2021 – Dues will be discounted 25% for statistics reporting and 25% for participation in at least one scheduled CEMA meeting per year.






Statistics Participation (-25%)



One Meeting Attendance (-25%)



Fully Discounted (50%)

Min $3,850.00 – Max. $12,650.00

Min. -$962.50 – Max. -$3,162.50

Min. -$962.50 – Max. -$3,162.50

Min. $1,925.00 – Max. $6,325.00

Download CEMA’s Membership Brochure

Drawing upon the expertise of our member companies, CEMA is able to provide the industry with standards, technical information, safety labels and safety information from our meetings where they develop and discuss conveyor industry standards, technical publications and new developments in conveyor design, technology, application, and safety.