Burr Ridge, December 6, 2018
CNH Industrial (NYSE: CNHI/MI: CNHI) received its seventh consecutive “Gold Award” from the
Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) in support of the organization’s “I Make America”
campaign. The grassroots advocacy campaign advances policies to support manufacturing industry
employment and help America’s equipment manufacturers compete globally.
“It is an honor to be recognized along with industry peers for our advocacy efforts and support of promanufacturing
policies that contribute to the U.S. economy,” said Scott Harris, Vice President of Case
IH North America and a member of AEM’s Board of Directors. “The ‘I Make America’ campaign
highlights issues that are important to U.S. agriculture, infrastructure, and trade, and are also critical
to the business sectors and local communities in which we operate.”
The AEM presented the award during its annual conference on November 28 through November 30 in
Ranchos Palos Verdes, California. The “Gold Award” reflects CNH Industrial’s dedication to improving
the business environment for equipment manufacturers.
“Thanks to members of our industry like CNH Industrial, policy makers in Washington, D.C. will be
better informed and motivated to make decisions that will help our industry create jobs and keep the
U.S. manufacturing workforce strong. That is why AEM is thrilled to honor CNH Industrial as a Pillar of
the Industry, for its outstanding commitment to help advance policy priorities which are essential to the
equipment manufacturing industry,” said Dennis Slater, AEM President.
According to the AEM, the equipment manufacturing industry supports more than 1.3 million jobs and
contributes some $159 billion to the U.S. economy. Through the AEM, member organizations educate
the public and U.S. lawmakers on issues affecting the equipment manufacturing industry and its
CNH Industrial has 11 manufacturing plants, 12 research and development centers, and a workforce
of 9,000 people in North America. The Company designs, produces and sells ‘machines for work’ and
is present in all major markets worldwide giving it a unique competitive position.