• Latest news and analysis of key state and federal issues

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  • New Chemical Regulations Under Review

  • Reducing Electricity Costs for Manufacturers

  • Reforming Workplace Drug Tasting Laws

  • Compliance with Recent Law for Chemicals in Products

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Associated Industries of Vermont is the only state-wide association that is dedicated to manufacturers and their supporting businesses and organizations.

We provide legislative and regulatory advocacy and representation at the state and federal levels, news and information, edu­cation, networking and marketing, and other benefits.

If you or your customers are manufacturers or other productive or technology companies, find out why you need to join AIV.

Not a member of AIV yet?

Join our Vermont Manufacturing Network to stay in touch about news and events


  • Reports for Manufacturers

  • Useful Links

  • State and Federal Resources

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  • IMF downgrades outlook for world economy to 3.7% growth. AP via Chron 10/9

  • New NAM Outlook Survey: 2018 on Pace for Record-High Year of Manufacturer Optimism Following Tax and Regulatory Reform. NAM 10/5

  • U.S. says it cannot support some of EU's ideas for WTO reform. Reuters 10/4

  • U.S. August factory orders post largest gain in 11 months. Reuters 10/4

  • Trump’s new North American trade deal also aimed at bigger target: China. Washington Post 10/3

  • US, Canada reach NAFTA deal. The Hill 9/30

  • Manufacturers Need Action to End the Unfair Postal Subsidy. Waiting Is Not an Option. ShopFloor 9/28

  • New orders for key US-made capital goods unexpectedly dropped in August. CNBC 9/27

  • Manufacturers Liken Impact of Tariffs to Obama-Era Regulations. Bloomberg 9/25

  • U.S. all but certain to miss weekend deadline to include Canada in three-way NAFTA deal. Washington Post 9/25

  • Review of NLRB Union Email Rule Suspended by Ninth Circuit. Bloomberg BNA 9/25

  • U.S. consumer confidence hits 18-year high; house prices slowing. Reuters 9/25

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July 12 | Human Resources Seminar

December 14| 97th AIV Annual Meeting

Vermont's Core Strengh: Resources and Models for Workforce Education and Training


  • Regulation of Chemicals

  • Addressing Energy Costs

  • Independent Contractors and Employee Classification

  • Drug Use and the Workplace

  • Mandatory Paid Leave Compliance

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