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about cecimo

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 European machine tool industry is showing off at EuroSkills 2014!

September 29 2014 16:15 in News, Cecimo

EuroSkills 2014 will be held in the Lille Grand Palais from 2 to 4 October. The competitors and visitors will have the chance to discover what great opportunities the machine tool industry offers young people at the CECIMO booth, number 54 in the EuroSkills Village. Exciting careers are found in...[more]

DESIGN-MTS Project promotes sustainability in the European machine tool industry - The results will be presented in a conference at the BI-MU Trade Fair in Milan next October

September 29 2014 10:35 in News

The DESIGN-MTS project results will be disseminated through a conference at the BI-MU Trade Fair in Milan on 1 October 2014 from 14:00 to 17:00 in the Arena Pianeta Giovani in Hall 13. This arena is organised by UCIMU-SISTEMI PER PRODURRE, the Italian member of CECIMO. It presents results arising...[more]

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]

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