USAMP is an industry partnership of Ford Motor Company, General Motors and Stellantis (established in 1993) focused on developing materials and processes that enable the high volume production of vehicles that when compared to today’s vehicles:

  • are lower mass
  • are more affordable
  • increase recyclable/sustainable materials
  • of equal or better quality and durability

We identify and conduct or direct non-competitive research and development in automotive-related materials and material processes.


  • Define new projects which comprehend non-competitive needs of the member companies
  • Provide leadership and guidance to automotive material suppliers regarding research and development priorities
  • Provide a single voice to government agencies that represent the technical needs for collaborative R&D in automotive materials
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    USAMP Low-Cost Mg Sheet Closeout Report - 202115.35 MB11-17-202111-17-2021 DownloadPreview