The Association of British Mining Equipment Companies (ABMEC) is the only British trade body representing the mining equipment companies. Its members design, manufacture and offer services to the global mining industry. 

With a nationwide membership, ABMEC is the voice of SMEs and larger organisations on worldwide platforms where, as an individual, it may be difficult to contribute or participate. 

ABMEC supports its members by promoting their products and services worldwide, using several different media, including the Internet, trade missions and exhibition service.