The San Antonio Manufacturers Association (SAMA) is the voice of and advocate for the manufacturing industry in the greater San Antonio metropolitan area.

SAMA is a membership driven organization dedicated to strengthening our local and regional manufacturing industry.  Serving manufacturing for over 100 Years by supporting a thriving, unique industry through advocacy, workforce development, and networking.

Our Goals

  • Proactively monitor manufacturing related issues and participate in local government, ensuring city and regional officials and policy makers understand what’s important for manufacturers to thrive.
  • Promote manufacturing to enhance its perception by the public, schools, community and region.
  • Examine workforce and economic development issues with the aim to ensure both sustain companies and our San Antonio Metroplex area.  Additionally, provide educational opportunities to benefit our members, their employees and ensure the future labor pool will have the skills necessary to support growth in our manufacturing industry.
  • Host events that provide relevant information on key issues affecting business and create forums to build relationships across companies and industries.
  • Provide an annual South Texas Regional Manufacturers Trade Show and Conference

SAMA’s committees work to solve problems and inform members in the following areas: Workforce and Economic Development, Environmental Issues, Lean Manufacturing, Energy, Trade Show, National Manufacturing Day, Programs, and Membership.

Join and Get Involved. Reap the benefits for your business and contribute to the success of our manufacturing industry.