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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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Press Release: CECIMO Description Change

December 11 2018 10:07 in

CECIMO: European Association of the Machine Tool Industries and related Manufacturing Technologies Brussels, 11 December 2018 – CECIMO has decided to go forward with a meaningful description change that best reflects the industry the Association serves. Machine tools are indispensable in any...[more]

CECIMO Press Release: Posting of Workers Directive

December 06 2018 17:36 in Press releases

CECIMO Press Release: Posting of Workers Directive On the occasion of the Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council (EPSCO) held in Brussels on 6 December and the ongoing discussion on the European Labour Authority, CECIMO would like to bring the failings of the Posting of...[more]

Press Release: CECIMO strengthens dialogue with policymakers with creation of new Additive Manufacturing committee

December 04 2018 10:37 in Press releases

Press Release: CECIMO strengthens dialogue with policymakers with creation of new Additive Manufacturing committee Brussels, 4 December 2018 – CECIMO has created a new Additive Manufacturing (AM) committee. The new committee will be the preeminent platform to discuss EU policy challenges and...[more]

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