EPTDA and PTDA (US based) have been officially affiliated sister organizations since 1998. Together, EPTDA and PTDA represent over 600 key Distributor and Manufacturer companies in the PT/MC industry worldwide.

This long-running affiliation has matured into a strong partnership benefiting both organizations. This peer-to-peer collaboration has given birth to several joint projects that help bring together the global membership groups:

Educational programs
Global Economic Forecast reports
Best-practice sharing
EPTDA EU Monitoring supporting PTDA members’ understanding of the EU’s legal requirements to enter European markets
EPTDA Member Pavilion offering exhibition opportunities at member conditions at key European industry fairs such as Hanover Fair (Germany) and Drives & Controls (UK)
Purchase of branded goods and materials
Joint social media outreach
Reciprocal membership facilities and privileges
Preferred access to both associations’ annual events at member rates