How to join ECMA?

ECMA offers different membership types to parties involved in the folding carton industry
Converter Member
Carton makers: companies and groups of companies in the wider geographic area of Europe, manufacturing and selling carton board packaging
Annual turnover in the folding carton industry
< € 10 million per year
< € 25 million per year
€ 25  - < € 50 million per year
€ 50 - < € 100 million per year
> € 100 million per year
Annual Fee
€ 1.050
€ 2.100
€ 3.675
€ 5.250
€ 10.500

Supplier Member
Direct suppliers of machines, consumables, ancillary supplies, ERP and MIS, research and other services to the folding carton industry
Annual turnover in the folding carton industry
< € 50 million per year                                   
€ 50 - < € 100 million per year
€ 100 - < € 500 million per year
> € 500 million per year
Annual Fee 
€ 3.150
€ 5.250
€ 7.875
€ 10.500

National association of carton makers representing the folding carton industry in individual European countries 
Annual Fee: depends on number of members 

Corresponding Member
Carton makers in European countries where no national association exists and who have chosen not to join ECMA as direct converter member
Annual Fee: € 2.100 

Overseas Member
Carton makers outside Europe  
Annual Fee: € 1.050

Affiliated Member
Interested third parties - universities, institutes, media  
Annual Fee: € 1.050

Interested in joining ECMA as a member?

Please complete the application form and submit it to the ECMA Secretariat.

Once we have received your application form we will inform our Executive Committee about your application after which they have three weeks to respond if they approve or not. Once your application has been approved you will receive a confirmation via e-mail including the login details for the members only part of the ECMA website and some useful documents regarding the membership.

After approval the invoice for the membership fee will be sent directly to your accounting department.