About IMA
The International Magnesium Association has been assisting the magnesium industry for an impressive 70 years. Find out more about this exceptional organization.

Magnesium Sustainability
The availability of primary magnesium in combination with its recyclability makes it a very sustainable material.

Magnesium Resources
Magnesium is a very versatile light-weight metal, making designing with it a breeze.

IMA Mission and Membership

Founded in 1943, the mission of the International Magnesium Association (IMA) is to promote the use of the metal magnesium in material selection and encourage innovative applications of the versatile metal. IMA's members consist of primary producers of the metal, recyclers, foundries, fabricators, end-users and suppliers. The global voice of the magnesium industry, IMA serves the industry and the membership through its Annual World Magnesium Conference, seminars, statistical programs, research and publications. Through IMA's efforts, manufacturers and consumers are increasingly aware of the numerous options and benefits the metal magnesium provides.


IMA Engages Ewald Consulting as New Association Management Company

IMA announces the engagement of new association management company, Ewald Consulting (EC). Ewald Consulting was engaged by the IMA June 1, 2016 to effect the transition between management groups and 2017 conference planning. As of August 1, 2016, EC is now full-time association management group for the IMA.

Ewald Consulting will assume overall association management for the IMA, employing a talented team that will be providing enhanced and full association services to IMA’s membership, including financial management, membership services, communications and media, event planning, strategic planning, and website management.

Ewald Consulting is one of the fastest-growing and longest-standing association management companies in the industry. The EC team has served organizations across five continents and in 28 states, addressing the needs and requirements to support the IMA’s international membership coupled with many of the EC team members are certified association management executives (CAE). READ MORE.



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