More than 200 companies with a turnover of 7 bn Euro, an export rate of 70 percent and a worldwide production share of about 23 percent are members of our association. They represent more than 90 percent of the plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers in Germany > Annual review. Ulrich Reifenhäuser, Member of the Management Board of the Reifenhäuser Group, is the Chairman of the VDMA Plastics and Rubber Machinery Association > More about us
EUROMAP 79 - Meeting at Beckhoff
21.12.2016 Real-time capability and machine safety were two important topics at the seventh working group meeting for the development of the Industry 4.0-ready interface between injection moulding machines and robots.
Technical steering committee
25.11.2016 Efficiency is and remains important competitive factor.
Mechanical engineering sector increases export speed
20.06.2018 Exports grow in the first four months of 2018 by 4.4 percent - Imports up by 1.5 percent - USA and China still on the upswing, UK and Turkish business declinin
Market surveillance reloaded
14.03.2018 The VDMA is tirelessly fighting for improved market surveillance in Europe. Online trading and fulfillment centers have not simplified the batch situation. The EU Commission has presented a new proposal for market surveillance.