Today Assiot associates more than one hundred companies, the most representative of the sector, which expresses , overall covers, about 60% of the Italian production and almost the 70% of exports in the sector. The most important manufacturers of gears, mechanical drives, transmission components, and also bearings and supports, are associated in Assiot. Among the members there are, in addition, other stakeholders (manufacturers of lubricants, tools, machine tools, products for finishing materials, heat treatment providers, media groups…)
Assiot aims to coordinate, protect and promote technical and economic interests of the engineering industry in Italy and abroad. In particular, it aims to bring together its members for discussion about issues of common interest, representing member companies at national and international organizations and institutes, to study and solve technical, economic, legislative and fiscal issues.
Assiot offers its members a range of commercial and technical services. Commercial services include surveys of the national market of motion and power transmissions processed by Assiot; six-monthly economic survey, which are essential tools for operating marketing and sales offices; study and implementation of technical courses for business; general conditions of sale, designed by Assiot legal counsel specifically for companies in the sector; organization of economic, thematic “ad hoc” analysis to monitor market trends;