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CECIMO is the European Association representing the common interests of the Machine Tool Industries globally and at EU level. We bring together 15 National Associations of machine tool builders, which represent approximately 1300 industrial enterprises in Europe (EU + EFTA + Turkey), over 80% of which are SMEs. CECIMO covers 98% of total Machine Tool production in Europe and about 36% worldwide. It accounts for almost 150,000 employees and a turnover of more than €24 billion in 2016. Approximately 75% of CECIMO production is shipped abroad, whereas around half of it is exported outside Europe. CECIMO assumes a key role in determining the strategic direction of the European machine tool industry and promotes the development of the sector in the fields of economy, technology and science.

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We opened the registration to a One-Day Workshop on Additive Manufacturing.

February 22 2018 17:16 in News

 CECIMO is organizing a one-day workshop on 20 March from 9:00 to 16:00 in Aachen, addressing Additive Manufacturing challenges in the frame of a partnership between our EU AM-Motion project and the EU initiative “AMable”, which aims to support SMEs in their use of AM technologies. The...[more]

KRAKEN showcases at EU Industry Days 2018

February 22 2018 13:04 in

The Second EU Industry Days will take place on 22 and 23 February 2018 in Brussels. As part of the Industry Days, an exhibition displaying EU-funded research and innovation projects will be organized by the European Commission in the same location and KRAKEN will be one of the showcased projects in...[more]

Marcus Burton is the new Chairman Market Intelligence Committee of CECIMO

February 21 2018 17:41 in

Brussels, 22 February 2018 – During the last CECIMO meeting, the CECIMO General Assembly elected Marcus Burton as Chairman of the Market Intelligence Committee for a period of two years. As the successor of Frank Brinken, Vice-Chairman of Starrag Holding AG, Mr Burton will guide the Market...[more]

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