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Join the American Herbal Products Association

Founded in 1982, the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) is the national trade association and voice of the herbal products industry. AHPA is comprised of more than 400 member companies, consisting primarily of domestic and foreign companies doing business as growers, processors, manufacturers and marketers of herbs and herbal products as foods, dietary supplements, cosmetics, and non-prescription drugs, and also including companies that provide expert services to the herbal trade.

AHPA’s Mission is to promote the responsible and sustainable commerce of herbal products to ensure that consumers have informed access to a wide variety of safe herbal goods. AHPA’s Vision is for high quality herbal products to be readily accessible to and broadly used by consumers. Learn more about AHPA and Member benefits.

Membership Categories

  Less than $500,000   $2,000
  $500,000 - $1.5 million $3,000
  $1.5 - $3 million $4,000
  $3 - $5 million $5,000
  $5 - $7.5 million $6,500
  $7.5 - $10 million $8,500
  $10 - $15 million $12,000
  $15 - $30 million $15,000
  $30 - $120 million 0.05%*
  More than $120 million $60,000

Active Members

Growers, importers, processors, marketers, and manufacturers of herbs and/or herbal products whose principal place of business is in the United States are eligible for full voting membership in the American Herbal Products Association. Membership may be held by any legal entity, including individuals, corporations, and partnerships.

*Membership dues are based on annual U.S. sales of herbs and any products that contain one or more herbal ingredients.


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Associate Members

AHPA Associate Member annual dues are $2,000 per year.

Individuals, companies, partnerships, and other organizations that serving the herbal products industry may hold a nonvoting membership in the American Herbal Products Association. The Associate Member category includes but is not limited to researchers, educators, consultants, attorneys, the media, medical professionals (physicians, herbalists, naturopaths, pharmacists, acupuncturists, etc.).


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Contact AHPA's Vice President of Marketing & Engagement for more information.

2022 Annual Fund Sponsors

AHPA appreciates the support of its sponsors, but does not endorse, recommend, or provide a warranty for any sponsor company, its products or services. AHPA has no responsibility for any transaction entered into with any of these companies.