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Why Join NFDA?

For more 50 years, NFDA has provided leading fastener distributors and manufacturers with valuable relationships and critical resources to grow and succeed. Let NFDA provide your business with the insights needed to profit in the global economy and plan for long term growth.


NFDA works to help your organization:

Develop, execute and evaluate business strategies through:

  • Business Education
  • Industry Networking
  • Advocacy

Gain industry insights through:

  • Economic Insights
  • Sales and financial performance assessments
  • Strategic alliances

Enable the success of fastener distributors in a global marketplace through:

  • Consulting on international markets
  • Expanded Markets
  • Affinity programs

Membership Types:

Distributor Membership

For companies that provide VMI services to OEMs and/or sell fasteners to end users.
Associate Membership

For Companies that manufacture or import fasteners and sell to fastener distributors. 
Service Provider Membership

For companies that provide products or services to the fastener industry: (software, shelving, tools, logistics, manufacturer's representatives, etc.)
  • Build relationships with key partners throughout the supply chain, including manufacturers and other distributors.
  • Gage your sales performance and set goals to boost year-over-year revenue. Gain critical industry information to help you make decisions that will help your business grow.
  • Expand your market at a pace that is right for you, with expert global consulting and economic insights.
  • Explore new technologies drive efficiency in the sales and fulfillment process.
  • Find distributors who can bring your products to market where they are needed.
  • Achieve your business goals efficiently with many distributors in one place at NFDA events.
  • Gage your sales performance and set goals to boost year-over-year revenue. Strengthen long term relationships with trusted business partners.
  • Confidently plan your growth based on demand and insights from economic experts.
  • Connect with the fastener distributors and manufacturers.
  • Build lasting relationships with individuals in an expanding market.
  • Help advance the fastener industry with your innovative products and tools

Membership Dues & Sales Categories:

Membership dues for Distributor & Associate memberships vary depending upon your company's total sales volume.  Dues for Service Provider memberships are $1,500 per year, regardless of sales volume.


Sales Level




Sales Volume (in Millions)

Up to 10

10.01 - 50

Over 50

Annual Dues - Distributors




Annual Dues - Associates  $1,500  $3,000  $4,500

Membership Requirements

  • Membership is open to companies involved in the fastener industry that have a registered legal presence in the Americas for at least one year.
  • There are no minimum fastener sales or inventory requirements for membership.
  • Sponsor letters from two NFDA members in good standing will be required for all companies applying for membership.


How to Join:

If you're interested, complete the form at the bottom of the page to apply online.

Still not convinced? Contact us at 714-484-7858 today with your questions.


3020 Old Ranch Parkway #300
Seal Beach CA 90740
Phone: 562-799-5519 Fax: 562-684-0695

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