Who We Are

The Association for the Work Truck Industry represents more than 2,100 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


GM sells its Lordstown plant to an electric pickup truck startup

November 12, 2019

A massive Lordstown, Ohio, auto assembly plant is getting a new lease on life. Startup automaker Lordstown Motors announced it purchased the plant and all the robots and other equipment inside from General Motors.

Austin Hardware & Supply, Inc. introduces Snap Vent-Automatic Compartment Vent

November 11, 2019

Austin Hardware & Supply, Inc. (Lee's Summit, Missouri) released a new automatic venting compartment vent called the Snap Vent. The vent is for use in any compartment where a smooth closing door feel is desired.

Truck-Lite releases heated 5x7 LED headlights

November 8, 2019

Truck-Lite Co LLC (Falconer, New York) has added heated 5"x7" rectangular LED headlights to its LED forward lighting product line.


The Work Truck Show 2020

March 3-6, 2020 | Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, IN

Sessions begin March 3; exhibit hall open March 4-6.

The Work Truck Show 2020

Innovation Conference

March 3, 2020 | Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, IN

Attendees learn how to improve manufacturing efficiency and business results using the latest techniques and technology.

Innovation Conference

Green Truck Summit

March 3, 2020 | JW Marriott Indianapolis, IN

Intensive programs led by industry experts and fleet managers, covering clean energy trends and initiatives for commercial vehicles.

Green Truck Summit

Opening Reception

March 3, 2020 | JW Marriott Indianapolis Indianapolis, IN

Join us for the industry’s first major gathering for 2020 — held at the JW Marriott Indianapolis

Opening Reception

NTEA Online Directories

Online directories are available to help find your work truck industry resource.

member benefits

Member benefits include access to technical experts, relevant and timely industry data, and more.

Fleet resources

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