The Tarp Association mission is to identify, promote and enhance the common interests of Tarp Association members.

Join TA today for exclusive benefits not found elsewhere in the industry.



  • Access to a member directory, industry resources and valuable educational materials
  • Learn more about your market with in-depth research and surveying
  • Complimentary subscriptions to Specialty Fabrics Review magazine



  • Member pricing on advertising in all IFAI publications and free product listing in Specialty Fabrics Review Buyer’s Guide*
  • Member pricing for exhibiting at and attending the annual IFAI Expo
  • Network at regional and national industry shows and events
  • Exclusive member pricing on International Achievement Award (IAA) submissions
  • Be listed in IFAI’s online membership directory
  • Market research opportunities and access to industry materials to help you make informed decisions for your business
  • Opportunities to collaborate with other IFAI divisions and external partners
  • Member exclusive webinars

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Tarp Association shall be to strive to promote and enhance the common interests of the truck cover and tarp industry.


  • Provide a vehicle for members to promote their products and services.
  • Conduct research into all fields of the industry on behalf of its members.
  • Direct the efforts of its members toward the use of materials and production methods, for greater efficiency and better quality textile products.
  • Establish cooperative relations with all related organizations in matters and activities of mutual interest and benefit.
  • Study and report on any matters of state and national legislation affecting the industry, and represent the members before any legislative bodies.
  • Strive for continuous improvement in the quality of both production and maintenance of textile products for the benefit of all customers.
  • Advise all members of new and improved materials, methods and techniques designed to improve the quality of their work or the efficiency of their production.
  • Accept the responsibility of sound and ethical business practices as the collective aim of the association.