VDMA: Brexit negotiations start in earnest now
08.12.2017 Trade talks between the EU and the UK will start in early 2018. VDMA warns that both sides need to avoid a hard Brexit without an agreement on future relations.
Mechanical engineering industry rejects amended EU anti-dumping tools
07.12.2017 The EU seeks to ensure fair competitive conditions are in place for cross-border trading. However, VDMA warns that its latest plans will rather harm its own industry.
VDMA’s office in Brussels bridges the gap between business and politics. The association informs its member companies about political developments that affect mechanical engineering. For policymakers in Brussels, the European Office (EurO) is a reliable point of contact with in-depth knowledge about the mechanical engineering industry to ensure that lawmaking does not happen in isolation from the real world in which companies operate.