Manufacturer/Supplier Members: Organizations performing the original manufacture of HVAC systems for application on vehicles and equipment. Manufacturer status shall be accorded those Organizations which, in the view of the President, produce a significant number of units for resale, or establish design and/or performance criteria in contracting for the supply of original equipment units for their vehicles.
Also to be assigned to this section are industry suppliers including but not necessarily limited to:
(1) Manufacturers of new parts, refrigerants, supplies and service tools used in the mobile HVAC industry.
(2) Remanufacturers of parts and service tools used in the mobile HVAC industry.
(3) Suppliers of production equipment used for the manufacture of HVAC system components.
(4) Organizations that are the principal owners of the brand or trade name of parts, equipment, refrigerant, anti-freeze, cleaning solutions, supplies and service tools sold through them to the mobile HVAC industry.