-(the Manufacturers’ Association of Israel (MAI
Since its establishment in 1921, the Manufacturers’ Association of Israel (MAI) is recognized as a central force in the Israeli economy as a whole, and in the industrial sector in particular. It is strongly aware of its obligation to promote national goals such as economic independence and security. The MAI constitutes a powerful force in all decision-making at the macro-economic level, including subjects such as labor and foreign trade – both at the level of proposed parliamentary legislation, as well as the execution of laws.
The Manufacturers Association of Israel stands at the forefront of the Israeli economy and constitutes a leading force in the economy and industry, as well as in the national and international arena.
The Manufacturers Association also helps businesses in their daily dealings, and because it represents of the largest employers' organization in the country it is party to macroeconomic decisions and leads organized labor relations in the economy, while encouraging and promoting "blue and white power."