Who We Are

The Association for the Work Truck Industry represents more than 1,950 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


BrandFX to consolidate production capabilities in Iowa

October 20, 2017

BrandFX (Fort Worth, Texas) announced its production move to Pocahontas, Iowa. The move is designed to help the company optimize manufacturing operations and efficiencies for its composite bodies.

ECO Vehicle Systems announces ship-thru program for GM

October 20, 2017

ECO Vehicle Systems (Union City, Indiana) announced a new ship thru program for the General Motors assembly plant in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Housing starts slide in September

October 19, 2017

The pace of US homebuilding has slowed in September for the fifth time in the past six months, following the effect of hurricanes that hit the southern part of the U.S., but also due to shifts in home buying preference.


2017 Truck Product Conference coverage

September 29-November 10, 2017 | MI

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2017 Truck Product Conference coverage

Executive Leadership Summit

October 24-25, 2017 | Chicago Marriott O'Hare Hotel Chicago, IL

Hear insights into the economic, regulatory and business trends affecting your company. New location for 2017!

Executive Leadership Summit

The Work Truck Show 2018

March 6-9, 2018 | Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, IN

Registration and housing is open.

The Work Truck Show 2018

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.


Check out our video, it'll help explain who we are. Meet the work truck, the people and companies behind the wheel of this multi-billion dollar industry.

Fleet resources

NTEA offers information to help vocational fleets manage their operations and mitigate risk.