National Association of Manufacturers(redirected from National Manufactures Association)
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National Association of Manufacturers
An organization for large and small manufacturers in the United States, regardless of industry. It serves as a lobbying group for manufacturers before the U.S. government. It also has an affiliated think tank that conducts research on the manufacturing industry. It was founded in 1895 and maintains its headquarters in Washington, D.C.