Cemented Carbide Association in CTIA was formed in 1985 in Zhuzhou Cemented Carbide Group Co.,Ltd. The association was under the command of China Tungsten Industry Association (CTIA). In 2003, it was merged with another cemented carbide association which was formed in 1981 under the command of China Nonferrous Metal Processing Industry Association. The merged association is also called Cemented Carbide Association in CTIA as it is managed by CTIA.
Cemented Carbide Association in CTIA was founded as a national nonprofit society by like-minded hard metal manufacturer, related scientific research institutes and education units. Now the membership of it has reached 77 units.