Railway Industry Association 1971

Railway Industry Association (RIA) was founded in 1971, superseding the Locomotive and Allied Manufacturers' Association (LAMA) (1957-1971) and Locomotive Manufacturers' Association (LMA) (1875-1957).

RIA is a trade association for the UK-based railway industry suppliers and it represent members’ interests to Government, regulators, Network Rail and other stakeholders and promotes exports of railway products and services.