Prospective Member Application

This application is for the COMPANY membership. If you are an INDIVIDUAL working for a company that already has an existing membership and are looking to create a user profile for yourself, please email with your full name, email address and Company Name.

Please complete all questions on the following application. Once submitted, this information will be sent to our membership committee, and once approved you will be contacted by the PTNPA with additional steps on adding company members (sub accounts) for full website access. Please allow 72 hours for approval.

Note:  This form is for first time members only. If you have had an account in the past please do not complete this form and instead contact or call 301-365-2521.


Active Members
PTNPA Active Members are companies whose primary business is to process food products AND that business includes: shelling, grading, blanching, sorting, dicing, coating, roasting, packaging or co-packing of tree nuts or peanuts to be sold to the consumer, food service or industrial distribution channels: using tree nuts or peanuts on their own or as inclusion in other foods products such as confectionery, bakery and ice-cream products. Each Active Member has the right to one vote. Currently, the PTNPA has active members who are large global companies as well as smaller family-owned businesses. 

Associate Members
PTNPA Associate Members are companies that provide supplies (equipment, packaging, etc.) or services (brokerage, consulting, financial, warehousing, marketing, importing/exporting, trading and selling) on behalf of or directly to the tree nut and/or peanut industries. Our Associate Members are terrific resources for our Active Members and for the industry.  

Industry Affiliate Members
PTNPA Industry Affiliate Members are trade associations or similar entities in the nut industry (i.e. Commissions or Boards) that represent the interests of the nut industry. As valued partners in the industry, this class of Membership is automatically offered co-branding opportunities.

The PTNPA is "The Voice of America's Nut Industry"