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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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The Commission drops unfair trading practices in the non-food supply chain from its agenda

July 17 2014 14:17 in News, Cecimo

The European Commission published on 14 July 2014 a Communication  on unfair trading practices (UTPs) in the business-to-business food supply chain (COM (2014) 472). The Communication has been drafted following a public consultation carried out in the first half of 2013. Although the public...[more]

Who is the most innovative European technology leader you know?

July 15 2014 11:29 in News

Spinverse Ltd. and EIRMA, the European Industrial Research Management Association, have launched this year’s quest for Europe’s CTO of the Year. The CTO of the Year award is to highlight the role of the most prominent leaders of technology-based growth, promoting innovations to renew European...[more]

EMTE-EASTPO joint exhibition opens in Shanghai

July 14 2014 12:27 in News, Cecimo

The First EMTE-EASTPO joint exhibition, a strategic east-west partnership of two established machine tool show owners from Europe and China, opened its doors today at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). Some 650 international manufacturers from 23 countries are showcasing their...[more]

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