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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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CECIMO joins the Energy Efficiency Financial Institutions Group

September 04 2014 10:11 in Cecimo

CECIMO has been invited by the European Commission to become a member of the Energy Efficiency Financial Institutions Group (EEFIG). EEFIG was established as a permanent working group by the European Commission, in late 2013, as a result of the dialogue between the Directorate-General for Energy...[more]

Invitation to CECIMO delegates: CECE 2014 congress on the theme The Construction Equipment Industry in an AGILE world

September 01 2014 14:19 in News, Cecimo

CECE, the Committee for European Construction Equipment, is hosting its next congress in Antwerp on 16 and 17 October 2014. The situation in Europe is still very challenging with the economy continuously showing GDP growth at very low rates, and public investment levels remaining down in many EU...[more]

Successful dissemination activity at the EMTE-EASTPO Machine Tool Exhibition 2014

July 30 2014 10:01 in Cecimo

During the EMTE-EASTPO trade show, CECIMO disseminated breakthrough European manufacturing technologies towards the visitors at its networking lounge. In particular, the INTEFIX project and the Commission’s I4MS initiative were actively presented and explained to the international visitors. For a...[more]

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