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.
VDMA: Climate protection needs credible signals
21.08.2018 Matthias Zelinger, spokesman for energy policy for the VDMA, comments on Commissioner Canete's proposal to raise the EU's climate protection target for 2030. The behaviour of all states involved in the Paris climate process is crucial.
Mechanical engineering industry takes a breather
05.07.2018 In May 2018, incoming orders in the mechanical engineering sector in Germany fell slightly short of the previous year's result.