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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.

A new report on industrial energy efficiency is released

February 26 2015 09:22 in Cecimo

Today, The Energy Efficiency Financial Institutions Group (EEFIG) co-convened by the European Commission and UNEP Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) launched its final report “Energy Efficiency – the first fuel for the EU Economy: How to drive new finance for energy efficiency investments”. The EEFIG...[more]

Meet industry experts at the Additive World Conference next week

February 26 2015 09:05 in Additive Manufacturing, Cecimo

Next week, Wednesday March 4th & Thursday March 5th, you have the unique opportunity to meet international experts of industrial 3D printing in Eindhoven. Some of them rarely speak in Europe and we are very fortunate to have them here. Register today if you want to join a broad range of...[more]

The 6th CECIMO business climate barometer now available

February 25 2015 12:07 in Cecimo

Download the February 2015 edition of the CECIMO Statistical Toolbox and take the temperature of the industry with its Business Climate Barometer!