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Engel sales up 8.6 percent, top $1.5 billion

Injection molding press and robot maker Engel Holding GmbH generated sales of 1.36 billion euros (US$1.5 billion) in the fiscal year ended March 31

EREMA Group: new record result of EUR 138 million

Thanks to a 5 percent increase in turnover the consolidated sales of the EREMA Group reached EUR 138 million in the 2016/17 financial year.

FDC pipe extrusion line delivers ultimate flexibility in diameters and wall thicknesses

The fully automatic dimension change is a very important consideration for producers of plastic pipes.


China will be represented at this year's MSV in style

The Chinese party announced the participation in Brno as part of the strategy of the PRC for Central and Eastern Europe, the so-called "16+1 Agenda".

Fakuma 2015: video report

The event was held from 13 to 17 October 2015, as usual at the Friedrichshafen Exhibition Centre on Lake Constance.

German plastics and rubber machinery sales rised

2014 sees German plastics and rubber machinery sales slightly ahead of the previous year, according to VDMA.

German exports of machines to Russia decreased

German exports to Russia during the period from January to September 2014 decreased by 40%.

Export of Italian machinery grew

In the first quarter of this year exports of Italian machinery are up by almost nine percentage points compared to January-March 2013.

EUROMAP and SPI: free trade for plastics machinery

The umbrella associations EUROMAP and SPI have signed a declaration of intent on free trade within the plastics machinery industry.

German machines' sales nearing records level

Turnover in plastics and rubber machinery manufacturing fell only slightly short of the most recent record of 6.5 billion euro.

More orders for German machinery producers

Order intake for German plastics and rubber machinery rose by 14% in Q2, according to VDMA.

Injection molding machine's producer expands in South-Eastern Asia

Engel opened new sales and service branch in Bagkok.

German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers' sales up six per cent in 2012

Germany's plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers saw sales rise by 6% last year. Their sales volume reached a new record of over 6.5 bln euro.

European plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers set to reach all-time high again

The European plastics and rubber machinery industry achieved remarkable rates of growth in 2010 and 2011 and is on course to match the 2008 record.

Demand for German plastics and rubber machinery recovers

The outlook for plastics and rubber machinery has improved further. The final quarter of 2009 closed with orders for German machinery up by a nominal 35 per cent. October 2009 saw a resumption of demand growth for the first time since early 2008. This trend continued in the two months that followed.