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CECIMO is the European Association of the Machine Tool Industries, it brings together 15 national Associations of Machine Tool Builders, which represent approximately 1500 industrial enterprises in Europe, over 80% of which are SMEs.  CECIMO defends the common interests of its members, particularly in relation to authorities and associations.  CECIMO also promotes the European Machine Tool Industries and their development in the fields of economy, technology and science. CECIMO covers more than 97% of total Machine Tool production in Europe and more than one third worldwide. It accounts for almost 150,000 employees and a turnover of nearly €22 Billion in 2012. Three quarters of CECIMO production is shipped abroad, whereas more than half of it is exported outside Europe.

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Successful Stakeholders Event for the EXPLORE project

October 24 2014 12:15 in Cecimo

The EXPLORE Annual Stakeholder Event took place on 22 October in Brussels, marking the end of the project’s first year. This happening gathered many participants from the companies, R&D organisations, European institutions, regional and national authorities, technological platforms and...[more]

The DESIGN-MTS project: Free online training modules for machine tool companies on the fundamentals of Corporate Social Responsibility

October 23 2014 14:02 in News

The project DESIGN-MTS – Defining Social responsibility Interventions for a Grounded Networking in Machine Tools Sector was launched in July 2013 and has brought together partners from industry, academia and the research world to develop a multi-stakeholder platform in the field of corporate social...[more]

CECIMO partners up with FEAL2015

October 17 2014 11:10 in Additive Manufacturing

Building on the success of FEAL 2013, Pôle automobile Nord-Pas-de-Calais and its partners, among which is CECIMO, are now inviting you to save the date for the second edition of this Forum on European Automotive Industry. During FEAL 2, international experts from the automotive industry will...[more]

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