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17/10/14

VDMA organises TTIP Trade Policy lunch in Brussels

The machinery industry would benefit significantly from a free trade agreement between the EU and the US. To promote this message, VDMA organised a TTIP trade policy lunch in Brussels on 15 October where the agreements's potential for the industry was discussed.

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01/10/14

VDMA: A solid zero in August – mechanical engineering companies want growth in 2015

Incoming orders in the mechanical engineering industry in Germany stagnated in August 2014 compared with the previous year. The VDMA German Engineering Association announced in Frankfurt on Wednesday that domestic business expanded by 19 percent, and international business was down nine percent year-on-year.

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30/09/14

VDMA: Oettinger Takes the Right Focus on Industry 4.0

In his hearing in front of the European Parliament, Günther Oettinger has stated that he wants to approach the right issues as EU Commissioner for digital economy and society. Oettinger underlined the importance of Industry 4.0 for Europe and named the machinery sector as its key industry. “It is about more than just the ICT industry”

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29/09/14

VDMA: new Trade Commissioner Malmström gives TTIP new Momentum

VDMA hopes for new momentum in the negotiations on the free trade agreement (TTIP) after the nomination of Cecilia Malmström as new EU Commissioner for trade. After a difficult first few months of negotiations between the EU and the US, VDMA regards the Swedish commissioner as the right choice for establishing public trust in the benefits of transatlantic free trade.

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17/10/14
VDMA organises TTIP Trade Policy lunch in Brussels
01/10/14
VDMA: A solid zero in August – mechanical engineering comp...
30/09/14
VDMA: Oettinger Takes the Right Focus on Industry 4.0
29/09/14
VDMA: new Trade Commissioner Malmström gives TTIP new Mome...
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Signs of growth visible in the European construction equipment industry

17/10/14 In the first half of 2014, construction equipment sales on the European market grew by 10.2% compared to the same period in 2013. According to recent figures released by CECE, demand was strong in the first quarter, the business climate, however, decreased markedly after summer.

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Concerted efforts needed to boost industrial production in Europe

17/10/14 In a fast and ever changing environment, construction equipment companies need to be flexible and agile to cope with unpredictable markets, a demanding regulatory environment, and the need to deliver the latest technology, said Eric Lepine, President of CECE at a press conference today at the CECE Congress in Antwerp.

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AG NEWS BULLETIN

15/10/14 This is the current edition (08-2014 - October) of "AG NEWS BULLETIN", a collection of articles from the European trade press for agricultural machinery, supplemented by interviews with the decision-makers.

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