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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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EMO Hannover 2017 just started !

September 15 2017 15:40 in News

From 18 till 23 September 2017, the world’s premier trade fair for the metalworking sector will spotlight the entire bandwidth of modern-day metalworking technology in Germany Hannover.  During this event, CECIMO will host different activities. Among others, we will run a booth presenting the...[more]

METALS project on additive manufacturing skills to be present at EMO Hannover 2017

September 13 2017 15:02 in News

CECIMO PRESS RELEASE Brussels, 13 September 2017 METALS project on additive manufacturing skills to be present at EMO Hannover 2017 The MachinE Tool Alliance for Skills (METALS) project will be featured by CECIMO, Nachwuchsstiftung Maschinenbau and the Institute Technology and Education...[more]

CECIMO publishes new Guidelines on metalworking milling machines

September 01 2017 11:33 in Cecimo Press releases

Brussels, 01 September 2017 - CECIMO PRESS RELEASE CECIMO has just published new ‘Guidelines for CE marking on metal working milling machines’. This is the third publication in a series of guidelines aimed at supporting market surveillance authorities, customs authorities and economic...[more]

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