Building valves manufacturer: a lack of market dynamics
22/09/15 Forecast for 2015: turnover remains at last year's level
International Rotating Equipment Conference 2016: Call for Papers now available
16/09/15 The Call for Papers for the International Rotating Equipment Conference 2016 is now available and ready for download at www.introequipcon.com.
Manufacturers of industrial valves: no drive in the first half of the year
16/09/15 Prognosis 2015 – turnover at last year's level
Price-giving ceremony for the International Additive Manufacturing Award IAMA to take place at METAV 2016
16/09/15 For what is already the second time, the two trade associations, the AMT and the VDW will be honouring fit-for-purpose innovations in additive manufacturing for industrial use. Applications must be sent in by 07 December 2015.
Positive perspectives due to strong order incomeThe turnover development of the manufacturers of components, machines and equipment of photovoltaics in Germany is moving sideways in the second quarter of 2015 compared to the same period of the previous year. The development of incoming orders is extremely positive. Compared to the same time period of the previous year it has almost tripled.
Agricultural machinery manufacturers concentrating on long-term stimulation of demand
09/09/15 The European agricultural technology industry asserts itself in difficult market environment. “After being on a roll for several years, the international agricultural machinery markets have slowed down substantially”, said VDMA Managing Director Dr. Bernd Scherer at the advance press conference for the world’s largest agricultural technology fair Agritechnica, which will be taking place from 8 to 14 November 2015 in Hanover.
Nach Angaben der Frankfurter Allgemeinen Zeitung plant Finanzminister Schäuble für die Frage der Verschonung von Firmenvermögen nicht nur, das im Unternehmen gebundene, sondern auch das private Vermögen in den Blick zu nehmen. Was zunächst logisch klingen mag, rührt an einer der essentiellen Fragen des aktuellen und wohl auch künftigen Erbschaftsteuerrechts.
Safety and environmental friendliness are the challenging issues the European manufacturers of mobile machines and their suppliers have to deal with. They strive to be technology leaders and trendsetters. This is why they have founded the Forum Mobile Machines which also publishes economic data of the industries involved. The recent bulletin may now be downloaded from this website.
A study recently published by the Center for European Economic Research (ZEW) rejects gloomy projections of automation and digitalization posing a threat to the labour market.
On 15 July, the European Commission put forward the first specific proposals on a uniform power supply market in Europe. The paper is a first step towards a single European energy market. VDMA essentially regards this as a sensible approach but is calling for security for existing investments.