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Trade Associations and Organizations

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Definition of a trade association - a trade association, also known as an industry trade group, business association or sector association, is an organization founded and funded by businesses that operate in a specific industry to promote common  interests.

Type in a simple Google search using your business type or industry.  For example: "trade associations and fashion industry" yields several current and relevant results.

Trade Associations

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More Organizations

  • Entrepreneurs' Organization NetworkEdit/DeleteQuick Stats
    EO is a membership organization designed to help business owners from around the world on their path to greater business and personal fulfillment.
  • National Association of ManufacturersEdit/DeleteQuick Stats
  • NAM is a large industrial trade association, representing small and large manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all fifty states.
  • National Business AssociationEdit/DeleteQuick Stats
    The National Business Association (NBA) is a not for profit association, specifically designed and actively managed to assist the self-employed and Small Business Community in achieving their professional goals.
  • National Federation of Independent BusinessEdit/DeleteQuick Stats
    More than 600,000 small and independent businesses are represented by this large organization. NFIB's is on lobbying efforts at the local, state and federal level; but it also disseminates educational information on free enterprise, entrepreneurship and small business issues.
  • National Small Business AssociationEdit/DeleteQuick Stats
    Founded in 1937, the NSBA is a membership-based association of business owners that presents small business's point of view to all levels of government and Congress.