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16.02.2017

VDMA: European Parliament makes right decision by opposing tax on robots

The European Parliament only approved an initiative report on robotics after significant amendments. A possible tax on robots was ruled out.

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15.02.2017

CETA is a signal against isolationism

The European Parliament has voted in favour of the free trade agreement between the EU and Canada. VDMA considers this as an important decision for companies, employees and consumers.

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08.02.2017

Stagnating machinery production in Germany

Production decrease by 0.2 percent in real terms in 2016 confirms VDMA forecast

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07.02.2017

Defend Europe!

The European Union is facing an existential crisis. VDMA warns that achievements such as the Single Market or the euro must not be put at risk.

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VDMA: European Parliament makes right decision by opposing...
CETA is a signal against isolationism

08.02.2017

Stagnating machinery production in Germany

07.02.2017

Defend Europe!
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Intelligent packaging, flexible solar cells and more: The highlights of LOPEC 2017

15.02.2017 Exhibitors from around the world will be presenting their new printed electronincs products covering the entire value chain.

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VDMA: European machine vision looks back on a record year

2016: European machine vision industry in Europe shows 10 percent growth - 2017: Growth perspectives of 8 percent

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Sales at record levels – Digitalization a key driver of growth

14.02.2017 Germany’s woodworking machinery manufacturers had a record year in 2016, topping the all-time high of 2007. Provisional figures indicate that the industry surged past the forecast 5 percent mark to achieve double-digit sales growth.

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汉诺威国际机床工具展 – VDW expands EMO communication with Chinese customers

13.02.2017 The green light is scheduled for mid-February 2017. To coincide with the six press conferences planned by the EMO’s organiser, the VDW (German Machine Tool Builders’ Association) in Beijing, Shenyang, Nanjing, Shanghai, Chengdu and Guangzhou, the EMO’s WeChat account 汉诺威国际机床工具展 is going online.

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After good expansion, there are now challenging times ahead

07.02.2017 Further high onshore expansion figures for the fourth year running have underlined the continued excellent performance of the German wind industry. The German wind industry grew by about 4,625 megawatts (4,259 MW net), thus reaching the anticipated increase of almost a quarter over the previous year, and very nearly the 2014 level.

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Stable Business Situation in the German Printing and Paper Technology Industry

07.02.2017 Turnover of the total industry rises by 8 percent in 2016 - Paper technology again registers increases in turnover and incoming orders - Printing technology sector stable despite weak exports

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