IMS Barter has aligned itself with the most powerful trade associations. These associations help IMS ensure that it is properly aligning its direction with the industry as a whole and communicating accurately and affectively with its member companies.
IMS is a proud member and sponsor of the following organizations:
The International Reciprocal Trade Association, IRTA
The International Reciprocal Trade Association is a non-profit organization committed to promoting just and equitable standards of operation within the Modern Trade and Barter Industry and other Alternative Capital Systems Industry. They do this by raising the awareness and value of these processes to the entire Global Community.
The National Association of Trade Exchanges, NATE
The National Association of Trade Exchanges is a group of Trade Exchanges that are the willing to teach, learn, and trade with each other. Since 1984 the most successful barter companies across the United States have been members of NATE.