Germany — Orders received by the German metal forming technology manufacturers in the first quarter of 2021 were nine percent up on the previous year’s figure. Orders from Germany fell by twelve percent. Foreign orders, however, were 25 percent higher than in the previous year.
In times of travel restrictions online tool ordering, services and training are gaining in importance. How do suppliers react to this demand? ETMM presents some of the current developments that make tool ordering faster and easier and support training efforts.
Germany — Cimt 2021 opened its doors in Beijing from April 12 to 17. In the largest sales market for the German industry, 150 companies are presenting machine tools, cutting tools, clamping technology, measuring technology, mould and die as well as NC controls and software.
Mit der Ankündigung der Grinding Hub haben VDW und Messe Stuttgart für einiges Aufsehen gesorgt. In unserem Interview erklären die beiden Geschäftsführer Dr. Wilfried Schäfer, VDW, und Roland Bleinroth, Messe Stuttgart, wie es dazu kam.
Germany — Due to the corona pandemic, Metav digital 2021 was held digitally. During four days the international trade fair for the metalworking industry connected 80 exhibitors with 2,500 attending online visitors. Until April 16, there will be additional opportunities to attend web sessions.
Die Bestellungen bei den deutschen Herstellern für Umformtechnik zogen zu Beginn des Jahres mit 29 Prozent erstmals seit Herbst 2018 wieder kräftiger an: Portrait einer Branche mit Kernkompetenz in der Automobilindustrie und der Blechbearbeitung.