Who We Are

The Association for the Work Truck Industry represents 1,800 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories.

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Member benefits

Join NTEA today. NTEA members have access to products, services and resources to help grow and improve business. Learn more

Technical resources

Staff engineers with more than 50 years of combined industry experience. Learn more

The Work Truck Show®

The must-attend event for the work truck industry. Learn more


Wheels recognizes first upfit supplier of the year

October 20, 2016

Wheels Inc. (Des Plaines, Illinois) recognized Midway Specialty Vehicles as the recipient of its inaugural Upfit Supplier of the Year Award for superior performance, exemplary service and innovation.

VIPAR Heavy Duty names new president

October 19, 2016

VIPAR Heavy Duty (Crystal Lake, Illinois) announced Chris Baer was named new president. Steve Crowley will remain CEO during a transition period.

Housing starts tumble nine percent in September

October 19, 2016

New-home construction cooled off unexpectedly in September as apartment builders took a step back. Housing starts tumbled 9% to 1.047 million in September.


Executive Leadership Summit

October 25-26, 2016 | Las Vegas, NV

NTEA's Executive Leadership Summit offers insights into the economic, regulatory and business trends affecting your company.

Executive Leadership Summit

Green Truck Summit

March 14-16, 2017 | Indianapolis, IN

The Green Truck Summit is known for offering cutting-edge solutions at the forefront of technology.

Green Truck Summit

The Work Truck Show 2017

March 14-17, 2017 | Indianapolis, IN

Educational sessions begin March 14; exhibit hall open March 15-17

The Work Truck Show 2017

NTEA Online Directories

The Association offers comprehensive online directories that are freely available to members, helping them find contacts and companies to support their efforts in the work truck industry.


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2016 Market Resource Guide

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