FEICA keeps the pulse of emerging issues via a close network and regular contacts with international associations in the major markets. FEICA represents the European adhesive and sealant industry at global level at the International Heads Meeting which is held every two years, alternating in Europe, the USA and in the Asia-Pacific region or at the WAC (World Adhesive and Sealant Conference).

The adhesive and sealant industry around the world:


BRUSSELS  Association of the European adhesive and sealant industry (FEICA)

North, South, and Central America

BRAZIL Comissão Setorial de Colas, Adesivos e Selantes (ABIQUIM)

CANADA Adhesives and Sealants Manufacturers Association of Canada (ASMAC-AFASC)

MEXICO La Asociación Nacional de la Industria Química, A.C. (ANIQ)

USA The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc. (ASC)


SOUTH AFRICA The National Adhesive & Sealant Manufacturers Association (NASMA)

Asia Pacific

CHINA China Adhesives & Tape Industry Association (CATIA)

INDIA The Adhesives & Sealants Association (TASA)

JAPAN Japan Adhesive Industry Association (JAIA)

JAPAN Japan Sealant Industry Association (JSIA)

KOREA Korea Adhesive Industry Association (KAIA)

TAIWAN Taiwan Synthetic Resins & Adhesives Industrial Association, R.O.C. (TSRAIA)

FEICA memberships:

FEICA is a member of the following organisations:

DUCC - Downstream Users of Chemicals Coordination group


European Coalition for Chemical Recycling

Cefic - The European Chemical Industry Council

Construction Products Europe

FCA - Food Contact Additives

EPRC - European Paper Recycling Council 

PIJITF - Packaging Ink Joint Industry Task force