CLEPA monitors and analyses issues of common interest to its members in order to develop and support the common interests of automotive suppliers. It informs its members about all trends and important industry developments and impacts.
CLEPA represents its members’ interests to the legislative and administrative bodies at the European Union and United Nations level and supports those institutions in dealing with matters relevant to the automotive industry by presenting the views of suppliers.
Being the voice of automotive suppliers, CLEPA responds to media inquiries about trends in the industry and about its activities. It also works to enhance the industry image and to promote its importance to the economy.
CLEPA establishes leverage effects by maintaining contacts, forming alliances and promoting synergies with other European and international automotive associations and relevant parties.
Co-ordinates suppliers OE and Aftermarket interests
Works on global harmonisation of standards and regulations
Co-ordinates cooperative Research and Development both between members and with other parties
Initiates benchmarking activities
Co-ordinates supply chain management issues
Establishes a platform for the dissemination of best practices in education and training
Promotes work on SMEs
Establishes transparent communication practices throughout the supply industry