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India – has always been on the radar for Europe and especially for Germany. With the long standing relationship between the two countries since centuries, the prominence of India for Germany has only grown several manifolds and continues to be one of the most important markets in the Asian region. The VDMA India office offers a good many services which can support your endeavours in the Indian Market.
Senior Experten Service (SES) has been helping people to help themselves for over 25 years, aided by its bank of specialists in various fields who have left their professional lives behind them. The Senior Experts pass on their knowledge on a voluntary basis and are financially independent, possessing the key qualities of high motivation and extensive professional experience. More than 11,000 Senior Experts are registered on their database. Expertise honed over a lifetime makes them ideally placed to support businesses (small and medium-sized), public institutions and local authorities, educational establishments and international organizations.
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Industry News

07.11.2018
The economy is cooling down. Moreover, the uncertainties surrounding the election results in the USA are not diminishing. VDMA chief economist Dr. Ralph Wiechers calls on the federal government to finally prove its willingness and ability to act.
18.10.2018
Mechanical engineering is the most important employer of engineers. With its key technologies of intelligent production, our industry is the German innovation machine. Despite all the joy about the top position that Germany occupies according to a current analysis of the World Economic Forum, the following applies: Our innovation system must become even better.
17.10.2018
An award for entrepreneurs "with great technological vision and a lot of heart and soul", is how the jury describes the German Mechanical Engineering Award. Ten outstanding corporate leaders have already received it, now it has been awarded to a woman for the first time at the evening reception of the mechanical engineering summit.
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.
05.07.2018
In May 2018, incoming orders in the mechanical engineering sector in Germany fell slightly short of the previous year's result.
28.06.2018
At its ordinary meeting, the Main Board of the VDMA elected Henrik Schunk (on the left, next to VDMA President Carl Martin Welcker and VDMA Vice President Karl Haeusgen), a family entrepreneur, as Vice President of the association.
11.04.2018
Machine exports up 22.5 percent in 2017 - Sanctions continue to weigh on companies - China captures market shares
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.
08.02.2018
Preliminary calculations by the Federal Statistical Office indicate that, adjusted for price, production in mechanical engineering rose by 3.1 percent last year, reaching a volume of around 212 billion euros thus exceeding the three percent growth predicted by VDMA's economists.
06.02.2018
Incoming orders in the mechanical engineering sector in Germany increased by 7 percent in real terms in December compared to the previous year. Orders from abroad recorded an increase of 5 percent.
22.01.2018
VDMA Chief Economist Dr. Ralph Wiechers on the new outlook for the world economy:
12.12.2017
Sales in mechanical engineering sector surpass EUR 220 billion mark for the first time in 2017- Increase in sales to more than EUR 230 billion expected for 2018
02.11.2017
In September, incoming orders in the mechanical engineering sector continued their growth trajectory, gaining around 12 percent in real terms in comparison with the previous year.
13.10.2017
People travel, use raw materials and live with digitalization. People need clean air. But how is all this being assured? On www.mensch-maschine-fortschritt.de, the VDMA presents four new multimedia reports with answers to questions that arise in our daily lives.
29.08.2017
In the year of its 125th anniversary, the VDMA is launching its Startup Machine: a new grouping that intends to bring together start-up companies and mechanical engineering companies.
22.08.2017
In the first half of 2017, the good order situation in many countries drove the export business of mechanical and plant engineering in Germany considerably.
10.08.2017
Machinery exports to South East Asia are increasing, but growth by competitors from China and Korea is significantly stronger
07.08.2017
The effects of the improved market situation in many important sales regions are leaving their mark on the production of mechanical engineering companies in Germany. According to preliminary figures for the first half of 2017, companies ramped up their production capacities by 2.4 percent (adjusted for price) compared to previous year’s levels.
03.08.2017
Mechanical engineers disapprove of the new US sanctions resolutions against Russia
01.08.2017
Mechanical engineering companies in Germany are optimistic for the second half of the year. In the first half of 2017, incoming orders rose by four percent in real terms.
02.06.2017
In stormy times, Europe has to move on - together! To share knowledge, to act in unison, to secure peace: there are many good reasons to support the European Union. That's why VDMA has started the online-initiative #europeworks; to send a strong pro-European signal and to face off the threats of nationalism and populism. The topics "Euro" and "know-how" have now been added under: www.europeworks.com
08.05.2017
Tremendous relief exists in the mechanical engineering industry that the pro-European sentiments prevailed in France.
02.05.2017
Isolation and narrow national views are a growing danger for the industry and in particular for the German export nation. VDMA hopes for a strong signal in favor of free trade at the summit of the business representatives from 20 of the key industrial nations (B20) on May 2 and 3 in Berlin.
07.04.2017
New multimedia reports on humans-machines-progress.com
06.04.2017
Last year, political crises and economic uncertainties all around the world left their mark on mechanical engineering worldwide.

Events

06.09.2019
2nd VDMA Manufacturing Excellence Awards aimed at recognizing the VDMA members who have implemented methods either in energy efficiency and conservation or improvement in work conditions and work safety in their manufacturing process.
06.09.2019
The 8th VDMA Mechanical Engineering Summit was held on 6th September 2019 at Hotel Sheraton, Bangalore and was attended by around 250 people from various industrial segments.
04.09.2019
We, the German Engineering Federation VDMA, have recently introduced an AI-based startup-radar to our members that enables easy navigation through the global startup scene.
13.08.2019
Don Bosco Technical Institute (DBTI), Okhla, New Delhi is one of the leading vocational training institute in Delhi. Operating since 1971, DBTI has trained over 20000 youth, some of whom are placed in the senior positions in various sectors.
08.08.2019
The 19th Management Meeting of the members under Fluid Power & Transmission of VDMA in India of both associations was held at Stauff India Pvt Ltd, Pune on 8th August 2019.
26.07.2019
In yet another initiative to sensitize local manufacturing Industry on 4.0 and its implication, VDMA India in association with ifm Electronic and Pilz India, as partners, organized a event on "Implementing Industry 4.0 to Manufacturing Industry in India" at hotel Sayaji in Indore on 26h July 2019.
17.07.2019
Odisha is, slowly but surely, making its presence felt as a state which has immense potential to be among the front runners in myriad sectors and emerge as the Manufacturing Hub of Eastern India.
27.06.2019
The 16th India Management Meeting of Construction Equipment & Building Material Machinery division under VDMA was held on Thursday, 27th June 2019 at the premises of ZF India Private Limited, Pune.
21.06.2019
VDMA India in association with Universal Robots India Private Limited and SCHUNK Intec India Private Limited as partners organized a Presentation on “Increasing Productivity & Quality on your Shop Floor, using Collaborative Robots (Cobots) for Automation” on 10th May, 2019 (Friday) at Sayaji Hotels Ltd, Kolhapur and on 21st June 2019 (Friday) in Rajkot.
19.06.2019
The 2nd Technical Management meeting on Standardization & Conformity Assessment under VDMA was held on 19th June, 2019 (Wednesday) at the premises of Schaeffler India Limited
18.06.2019
VDMA India on association with GIZ India organized and Indo German Workshop on Standardization & Conformity Assessment on 18th June (Tuesday) 2019 in New Delhi.
13.06.2019
The 9th VDMA Robotics + Automation India Management Meeting was held on 13 June, 2019 in Pune.
24.05.2019
The 2nd VDMA Members Meet Northern Region was held on 24th May 2019 at Hotel Radisson Blu Plaza, New Delhi which was attended by 75 people. India is the second-largest sales market in Asia for the German engineering industry.
25.04.2019
Riding on the success of the last year symposium, and to create more awareness, building strategies and road maps to migrate/build the business/ machines oriented towards Industrie 4.0, which is the contemporary technology for the Mechanical & Plant Engineering globally, for the Indian manufacturing industry, we are once again organizing the 2nd International Symposium on "Industry 4.0 - the Future Concept of Manufacturing" on 25th and 26th April 2019 in Ahmadabad and Chennai respectively.
10.04.2019
During bauma 2019 in Munich a country special session on India named as the "India Day Sympoosium" was organized by the VDMA Mining and VDMA India on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at the bauma forum in Hall C2, which offered the next good opportunity to sound out new perspectives for new business.
04.04.2019
On eve of this occasion, VDMA India organised "India Day" once again in the Forum Motion & Drive in the morning session on 4th April 2019 comprising presentation and panel discussion. The objective of the program was to project India as huge market and investment destination for investments in the Heavy Engineering and Power Control and Transmission technologies and also to inform the audience on regulatory and tax reforms toward ease of doing business undertaken by the Indian government. It also aimed to provide a platform for sharing experience from both the countries of the doing business in India
05.02.2019
The 12th India Management Meeting in Chennai (Plastic & Rubber) was held on 5th February 2019 in Chennai.
19.01.2019
German Engineering Federation ( VDMA) organized a "Country session - Germany on 19th January 2019 under the theme "GERMANY & GUJARAT - PARTNERS IN GROWTH". The session focussed on the policy regime in the state, sector outlook in engineering, emerging investment opportunities, presentation and panel discussion.
12.12.2018
The 15th India Management Meeting for the Construction Equipment and Building Material Machinery division under VDMA, on the occasion of bauma Conexpo India 2018, was held as a breakfast meet on Wednesday, 12th December 2018, the 2nd day of the exhibition at the Westin Hotel in Gurgaon. Haryana, India.
15.11.2018
The 1st Technical Management meeting on Standardisation & Conformity Assessment under VDMA was held on 15th November, 2018 (Thursday) at the premises of Rittal India.
13.11.2018
GIZ – the German Agency for International Cooperation in collaboration with the German Engineering Federation (VDMA) under the framework of the Indo-German Working Group on Quality Infrastructure between the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) and the Indian Ministry for Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution organized a Seminar on Innovation and Safety: Machinery Regulations and Standards in Germany and India on 13th November, 2018 in New Delhi.
06.09.2018
VDMA India in association with Universal Robots India Private Limited and SCHUNK Intec India Private Limited as partners organized a Presentation on "Smarter Shop Floors: Increasing Efficiency with Collaborative Robots and Innovative End-of-Arm Modular Systems” on 6th September, 2018 (Thursday) in Indore.
27.07.2018
The German Engineering Federation (VDMA) in association with ifm electronic India Private Limited and Pilz India Private Limited as partners organized a Presentation on "Implementing Industry 4.0 in the Manufacturing Industry in India" on 27th July, 2018 (Friday) in Ahmedabad.
21.02.2018
After the recent visit of Mr. Patrick Schwarzkopf, Managing Director, VDMA Robotic + Automation to India for the VDMA Robotics + Automation Management meeting for the first time in September 2017 and subsequent member interactions, there was a need for creating a platform for the VDMA Robotic + Automation member companies in India to reach out to the end user with VDMA supported platforms and events. To take this endeavour forward, we are planning a VDMA Robotics + Automation Symposium focused on latest technology and market needs and in 2019 in Pune, India.
09.02.2018
The 11th India Management Meeting (Plastic & Rubber) as held on 9th February, 2018 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat within PlastIndia 2018. Mr Thorsten Kuehmann, VDMA Frankfurt & Mr Sandip Roy, Senior Manager, VDMA India presided over the meeting.
06.10.2017
Germany has conferred the ‘Cross of the Order of Merit’, the highest civilian honour awarded to individuals for their services to the country, to Mr Rajesh Nath, Managing Director, VDMA India.

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