Industry Links - Trade Associations

American Institiute for Shippers' Association (AISA) 
P.O. Box 33457 
Washington, DC 20033 
Phone: (202) 628.0933 
Fax: (202) 296.7374 
Web Address: 
Attn: Bill Clark, Executive Director

American Society of Transportation & Logistics (ASTL) 
1700 North Moore Street, Suite 1900 
Arlington, Virginia 22209 
Web Address: 
Attn: Laurie Hein

California Center for International Trade Development 
4000 S. Rose Ave. 
Oxnard, California 93033 
Phone: (805) 986-5896 
Fax: (805) 986-5988 
Web Address:

China International Logistics Professional Network (CILP) 
Web Address: 
China International Logistics Professional Network (CILP) is an organization in China for the cooperative networking of international logistics and freight forwarding services. Its main members consist of freight forwarders, logistics service providers and other support service providers from seaports, airports as well as inland dry ports in China. CILP, with a well-constructed and full-developed network of Chinese international logistics and freight forwarding services, always aims to establish cooperative relationships with International counterparts.

CILP hosts business cooperation conferences every year in China for logistics companies and freight forwarders, both home and abroad and invites overseas companies to participate. CILP also organizes her Chinese members to go abroad to attend a variety of business fairs, and promotes the communication and cooperation between Chinese companies through various forms of activity.

CILP will work with other overseas famous network organizations and cooperate closely with each other, providing their members with services of high quality logistics agency network sharing, logistics service providers selection services, company credit survey, standardized freight forwarding & NVOCC B/L offering, insurance, credit guarantee, etc.

Gemini Shippers Association 
350 5th Ave. Suite 2030 
New York, New York 10118 
Phone: (212) 947.3424 
Fax: (212) 629.0361 
Web Address: 

Institute for Supply Management (ISM) 
P.O. Box 22160 
Tempe, Arizona 85285-2160 
Phone: (480) 752-6276 
Fax: (480) 752-7890 
Web Address:

International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA) 
2800 S. River Road, Suite 260 
Des Plaines, Illinois 60018 
Phone: (847) 813.4699 
Fax: (847) 813.0115 
Web Address: 
Attn: Jaimie Wagner

Joint Logistics Managers, Inc. (JLMI) 
6615 Courthouse Road 
Prince George, Virginia 23875 
Phone: (804) 733.0933 
Web Address:

Los Angeles Air Cargo Association (LAACA) 
Web Address: http:/

The Los Angeles Air Cargo Association is a non-profit organization represented by airlines, freight forwarders, customs brokers, trucking firms, cargo handling services and other air cargo related industries. 

Our purpose is to promote the exchange of common ideas, resources, and secure air cargo solutions. 

The members have opportunities to participate in monthly luncheon meetings offering speakers that will promote discussions and educational programs relating to the air transportation industry and related fields.

Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) 

Web Address:

9382 Oak Avenue 
Waconia, Minnesota 55387 
Phone: Voice: (952) 442.8850 
Fax: (952) 442.3941 
Web Address: 
Attn: Brian Everett, Executive Director

Reverse Logistics Executive Council (RLEC) 
University of Nevada, Reno 
Ansari Business Building / MS031 
Reno, Nevada 89557 
Phone: (775) 784.8050 
Fax: (775) 327.5364 
Web Address: 
Center for Logistics Management

The International Society of Logistics (SOLE) 
8100 Professional Place, Suite 111 
Hyattsville, Maryland 20785 
Phone: (301) 459.8446 
Fax: (301) 459.1522 
Web Address: 
Attn: Sarah James

The National Industrial Transportation League 
1700 North Moore Street - Suite 1900 
Arlington, Virginia 22209 
Phone: (703) 524-5011 
Fax: (703) 524-5017 
Web Address: 
Attn: Ellie Gilanshah

Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC) 
Senior Director of Education and Research 
1100 Jorie Boulevard, Suite 170 
Oak Brook, Illinois 60523-4413 
Phone: (630) 990-0001 
Fax: (630) 990-0256 
Web Address: 
Attn: Rita Coleman



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