Manufacturers split with Mr. Trump on immigration policy and, most notably, trade, opposing tariffs that Mr. Trump began to impose in 2018.
In the spring, Mr. Trump named Mr. Timmons to an industry group advising the administration on reopening the economy safely in the pandemic.
Mr. Trump was encouraging the protests and demanding the lifting of government restrictions on activity, but at the time, Mr. Timmons declined to criticize him publicly.
On Jan. 4, the group denounced efforts by Mr. Trump and congressional Republicans to challenge certification of Mr. Biden’s victory.
Mr. Timmons said the attacks at the Capitol violated the association’s core values.
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