The machinery and plant engineering industry is looking for its opportunities even in times of the Corona pandemic. In an interview with the "Tagesspiegel", VDMA President Karl Haeusgen talks about trade policy, the supply chain law and the combustion engine.
Other countries show that consistent tracking of infection chains leads to rapid containment of the pandemic. Applying the existing testing and quarantine rules would therefore make more sense than new air travel bans.
The mechanical and plant engineering industry supports the latest pandemic decisions to fight the pandemic. The companies continue to accept their responsibility to help combat the infection. A general closure of industrial production would have been the wrong way to go.
Hydrogen and e-fuels are an important contribution to the climate protection strategy - Draft law for the national implementation of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED II) is not ambitious enough and needs to be revised.
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