MMTA Mission, Vision and Values

The Maryland Motor Truck Association is a not-for-profit trade association representing the trucking industry since 1935. In service to its members, the MMTA is committed to the following mission, vision and values:


To support and advocate for a safe, efficient and profitable trucking industry across all sectors and industry types, regardless of size, domicile or type of operation.


To serve the core needs of our diverse membership while proactively working to enhance the laws, perceptions, and industry practices that enable Maryland’s trucking industry to deliver life’s essentials in a safe, profitable, and socially responsible manner.


  • Expertise. MMTA is an expert in the core products, services, information and training needed across all commercial vehicle operations; as such, it helps facilitate members’ compliance with federal, state and local rules and set the standard for quality trucking operations.
  • Diversity. Through its services, events, specialized councils and training MMTA welcomes all trucking interests, regardless of size, sector, or specialty.
  • Integrity. MMTA will maintain the highest standards of ethics and integrity in its dealings with members, government officials, the press, the public, and other coalitions or associations.
  • Responsiveness. Above all, MMTA derives its strength from its members and as such will listen and respond to its members’ interests to best serve them and foster their future sustainability.