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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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CECIMO and AM-Motion partner together to advance discussions on additive manufacturing financing aspects

April 09 2018 15:07 in News, Additive Manufacturing

As part of the EU AM-Motion project to accelerate the industrial deployment of additive manufacturing (AM) technologies, CECIMO and its partners in the initiative are organizing a Joint Workshop in collaboration with the 3D Printing (3DP) Pilot of the Vanguard Initiative. The event will take place...[more]

Filip Geerts is going to be at the forthcoming Additive Manufacturing Forum in Berlin

February 28 2018 15:52 in News

On 5 and 6 March Berlin will host the second edition of the Additive Manufacturing Forum. The two-day conference will gather speakers and panellists, who will debate how AM is impacting Application, Design & Construction, Series Production & Process Reliability, Business Models &...[more]

CECIMO Additive Manufacturing Activities Report 2017

February 27 2018 16:40 in Publications, Studies & reports, News, Additive Manufacturing

CECIMO publishes today the AM Activities Report, which collects the main achievements of 2017 and the challenges ahead in the additive manufacturing field. Dynamism characterizes the international additive manufacturing (AM) market nowadays. New business opportunities, actors and solutions are...[more]

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