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VDMA survey - 16.05.2024
Slight upturn in business in China on the horizon
German mechanical engineering companies in China have had a year in the doldrums, but now the situation seems to be slowly improving. According to the VDMA survey, competitive pressure in the country is also increasing.
IFAT Munich 2024 - 14.05.2024
Manufacturers of environmental technologies look boldly into the future
Combating climate change means establishing a comprehensive circular economy. The technologies are available, the political course still needs to be se t.
On the budget and pension debate: - 13.05.2024
"No more debts for the budget and the pensions"
The government coalition is challenged: If contributions and expenditure continue to rise and are also debt-financed, the system will eventually face collapse.
VDMA survey - 10.05.2024
India: Optimistic outlook for machinery and plant engineering
India is becoming increasingly attractive for German and European mechanical engineering companies. Local growth expectations are currently very optimistic.

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"The resources for unleashing are available"
VDMA President Karl Haeusgen and ZVEI President Gunther Kegel in an interview with the "Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung".
"China's industrial policy: the biggest risk for our business model"
VDMA President Karl Haeusgen in an interview with the Austrian newspaper "Die Presse".
"Poverty accelerator for Germans“
VDMA president Karl Haeusgen in the Table.media podcast.
How a better EU supply chain directive should be designed
Opinion article for "Table.Europe" from Judith Herzog-Kuballa, VDMA expert for  environment and sustainability
Germany needs a jolt
Interview "Augsburger Allgemeine" with VDMA President Karl Haeusgen.
"We are constantly bombarded by regulation"
Interview "Münchner Merkur" with the Vice President Bertram Kawlath
Opportunity for "Mittelstand 4.0"
Editorial for newspaper "Heilbronner Stimme" with VDMA Vice President Schunk
#MBG23: Speech Karl Haeusgen
Opening speech by VDMA President Karl Haeusgen on the occasion of the 13th German Engineering Summit.
"We can't always be considerate of everyone"
WELT interview with VDMA President Karl Haeusgen

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Bildunterschrift: VDMA-Präsidium: Karl Haeusgen (VDMA-Präsident), Bertram Kawlath und Henrik Schunk (Vize-Präsidenten) v.l.n.r. - Lizenztyp: frei verfügbar, bitte Bildquelle angeben - Bildnachweis: VDMA | caption: VDMA Executive Committee: Karl Haeusgen (VDMA President), Bertram Kawlath und Henrik Schunk (Vice Presidents) v.l.n.r. - license type: freely available, please indicate image photo - credits: VDMA
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Bildunterschrift: Henrik Schunk, Vize-Präsident des VDMA - Lizenztyp: frei verfügbar, bitte Bildquelle angeben - Bildnachweis: VDMA | caption: Henrik Schunk, Vice-President of the VDMA - license type: freely available, please indicate image photo - credits: VDMA
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