VDMA – German Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers’ Association
The German Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers' Association in the VDMA (German Engineering Federation) represents 90 % of the country's turnover of machinery, plants and tools for woodworking.
The country's woodworking machinery industry at a glance:
• Turnover in 2016: EUR 3.0 billion
• Companies: 200
• Export quota: 70 %, global technology leader in woodworking machinery, with a world market share of approx. 30 %
The association's role is to facilitate the transfer of information about new technologies and services to companies in the wood industries, to represent its members' interests with regard to economic policy and technology, and to organize research projects and seminars. The association is also a co-organizer of the LIGNA World Fair for the Forestry and Wood Industries in Hannover, and of the HOLZ-HANDWERK Trade Fair for Machinery, Equipment and Supplies for the Wood Crafts in Nurnberg.
VDMA - German Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers' Association
Lyoner Str. 18
60528 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69 6603-1340
Fax: +49 69 6603-1621
Buyers guide: www.machines-for-wood.com