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.
"The federal budget needs more future!"
20.03.2019 Thilo Brodtmann, Managing Director of the VDMA, misses a clear course for the future of the federal government when Federal Finance Minister Olaf Scholz presents the federal budget.
A political signal against free trade
14.03.2019 The European Parliament has set new hurdles for a free trade agreement with the US. Even if the European Council makes the final decision, this is a signal against free trade.