Serving the Rio Grande Valley Manufacturing Industry Since 1992.

Today’s competitive business environment requires that our industry works together to advocate for our interests. We support our highly diverse industry, which includes companies of all sizes- from small startups through global corporations. The RGV manufacturing industry sector includes everything from small welding shops through rocket and ship builders!

Workforce Development & Training

Collaboration, Lobby for Funding, Alerts for Grants & Providing Letters of Support.

Industry News

We provide high-value information to our Members.

Labor Market & Economic Trends

We provide current labor market trend information to our members.

Industry Wage & Benefits Survey

STMA has conducted industry wage & benefit surveys since 2004.

Foundation Sponsors

Cornerstone Sponsors

Foundation Sponsors

Cornerstone Sponsors

We are Committed to Advancing Manufacturing

We help manufacturers compete globally by providing the knowledge, resources and opportunities needed to excel.

We are a membership driven organization committed to advancing manufacturing in the Rio Grande Valley and the South Texas Region.

In 25 years, STMA has grown to our current membership of over 160 companies by focusing on providing high quality information and support to our manufacturing sector.


Timely information on new technologies & innovative ideas.


Providing access to seminars & skills training.


Communicate & share ideas with industry leaders.

Welcome Our New Members

Welcome Our New Members