All facts & figures on mechanical and plant engineering
The VDMA statistics database offers all VDMA member companies fast and convenient access to economic information on all aspects of mechanical engineering. The use of the VDMA Order Intake and Sales Statistics Germany is exclusively reserved for those companies that participate in the survey.
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The data on German machine production presented by the VDMA in numerous publications and also in the VDMA statistics database come from the Federal Statistical Office. A distinction is made between indices and absolute values.
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The USA is the main trading partner for Hessen's mechanical engineering companies, but imports from China are also showing double-digit growth.
The eastern German mechanical engineering sector continued its recovery in the third quarter of 2021. However, scarce materials are increasingly putting the brakes on production.
For the period January to August, new orders in Process Engineering are up year on year for the first time in 2021.
Saarland's mechanical engineering sector can boast growth in incoming orders of over 33 percent for domestic and 27 percent from abroad and sales growth of 20 percent in August 2021.
Development of German exports of mechanical engineering/process engineering machinery and apparatus, country shares, most important machinery supplier countries incl. goods shares, EU exports
The statistical offices of the Federal Government and the Länder are currently conducting a voluntary survey on global value chains on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi). The survey takes place in several countries of the European Union and will contribute to a better understanding of globalization. The VDMA hopes for your support.
The solar machinery sector is showing a significant increase in incoming orders. A strong increase in sales is expected for 2022. The Covid-19 pandemic is having an impact mainly in noticeable supply-side disruptions.The export market is showing new momentum.
The most important key figures of the industry at a glance.
Shortages of components and raw materials have worsened and are partially limiting production growth in the mechanical engineering sector.
Incoming orders in North Rhine-Westphalia's mechanical and plant engineering sector in August 2021 were 45 percent up on the same month last year.
The monthly figures on order intake in the eastern German and all-German mechanical engineering sectors complement our quarterly trend survey.
Despite all the supply bottlenecks, the order books in the mechanical engineering industry were continuously filled up strongly in August.
As an important service, VDMA Armaturen offers member companies regular updates on important industry facts concerning the building and industrial valves industry.
Incoming orders in Rhineland-Palatinate's mechanical engineering sector have already been rising at a double-digit rate since March 2021.
While incoming orders from abroad in the Hessian mechanical engineering sector continued to show double-digit growth for the fifth month in succession in July, the first signs of a slowdown were seen in domestic orders, with growth of only 3.3 percent.
In our theme publications, you will find facts, figures and data related to vocational training, engineering courses, skilled workers, mechanical engineers and women in mechanical engineering.
The Food Processing and Packaging Machinery Association offers its members a wealth of market information. Here you will find our offer.
With a monthly update, which is exclusively available for download to VDMA member companies, we inform you about the development of the price indices for goods in the field of process engineering.
Demand for capital goods remains robust. However, shortages of materials are hampering the progress of orders to varying degrees.
The EU business surveys provide indicators that allow an assessment of economic developments. There are qualitative and quantitative survey results.
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At PTC ASIA 13 companies will exhibit at the German Pavilion. In addition, the PTC celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.
This year's programme for the 12th German Mechanical Engineering Summit 2021 on 26 & 27 October has been finalised. A fresh concept, a new location, once again top speakers and once again an absolute networking event are waiting for you - and we are building on it: personally!
You will learn about the potential that government Hermes cover offers for export financing and how to use it properly. This event is aimed at beginners only.
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