Mechanical Engineering Industry

Research and Innovation in the Mechanical Engineering Industry
German machinery manufacturing takes place in highly innovative companies.Its above average commitment to research and innovation is represented in the respective statistical figures.

Economic Situation

Order intake in the Process Technology Segment increased substantially in August compared with the same month of the previous year. Both domestic and foreign orders showed double-digit growth rates.
The encouraging increase recorded in the first six months of 2018 continued in July. Incoming orders for January to July were16 percent above the previous year’s value, while sales revenues were 12 percent higher.
Overall increase in turnover expected to reach 8 per cent in 2018
Key figures is a quarterly summary of the relevant data of the machine tool branch such as production, exports, imports, incoming orders, employment etc.
Statistical yearbook for mechanical engineering, Edition 2017
This year's edition 2017 of the Statistical yearbook for mechanical engineering provides a comprehensive survey of all VDMA statistical data sets.
"Key to the VDMA"
Der VDMA veröffentlicht neuen „Schlüssel zum VDMA“. Die Broschüre gibt eine Übersicht über die Ansprechpartner des VDMA alphabetisch sortiert nach Themengebieten.