Political Positions

The large industrial plant industry's economic demands
The mechanical and plant engineers organized within VDMA provide a summary of the, in their view, pressing need for political action regarding joint economic positions.

Asset Publisher

Changing Market Structures, Growing Political Risks
The market is changing at an accelerated rate and what will happen next is becoming increasingly difficult to predict. The transformation is profound, and it is turning up the pressure on the large industrial plant manufacturing industry.

Asset Publisher

More political support for project initiation in key markets!
Against the backdrop of years of increasing competitive pressure, the challenges faced by the large-scale plant construction industry in initiating projects in key markets have increased significantly.

Asset Publisher

More flexibility in foreign trade promotion!
The VDMA welcomes the fact that the Federal Government wants to make better use of the existing foreign trade promotion instruments; also in combination with development policy instruments.

Export Credit Insurance

EPC-Capabilities in the Large Industrial Plant Manufacturing Sector
The study has identified concrete fields of action to strengthen the competitiveness of German companies in the EPC business.
New Status Report "Creating sustainable Success"
The status report provides an insight into the business situation and the challenges facing the industry in its international business.
Thomas Waldmann
Thomas Waldmann
Managing Director, Export Finance, Export Credit Insurance
Mon. 25.05.2020  08:45 - 15:30 hrs.
The smart needs analysis is the be-all and end-all for sustainably successful and high-growth product portfolios
Mon. 25.05.2020  11:00 - 12:30 hrs.
Salutation, the corona pandemic is keeping the global economy on edge. Companies are facing unprecedented challenges during the crisis: Existing projects are being stopped, orders that were thought to be safe are breaking off, hygiene regulations are making customer communication and smooth operations in the sales organization more difficult. Together with the management consultants "Prof. Roll & Pastuch - Management Consultants", the VDMA Baden-Württemberg would like to provide you with immediate measures to counteract your slump in sales and the threatening liquidity bottleneck.
Mon. 25.05.2020  14:00 - 16:00 hrs.
In order to ensure an optimal material flow in production, a smooth and adaptable interaction of the most diverse systems and components as well as the analysis, preparation and provision of all relevant information is necessary.
Tue. 26.05.2020  09:00 - 10:00 hrs.
The focus of the exchange is on the analysis of the focal points and the resulting need for action.
Tue. 26.05.2020  10:00 - 11:30 hrs.
We invite you to the webfair "Classification of sets of goods" on
Tue. 26.05.2020  10:00 - 11:00 hrs.
Online economic lecture on the woodworking machinery sector and customer industries
Tue. 26.05.2020  10:30 - 11:30 hrs.
As a result of the corona pandemic and the measures necessary to combat it, the mechanical and plant engineering industry is facing an unprecedented economic challenge. Service is particularly affected: Fitters are stuck abroad, borders are being closed and the travel of service personnel is only possible to a limited extent.
Tue. 26.05.2020  15:30 - 17:00 hrs.
During the corona pandemic it is important to remain capable of action and to identify and manage fiscal risks. The exchange of experience will focus on how to analyse internal Group transactions in a crisis-resistant manner.
Wed. 27.05.2020  09:30 - 11:00 hrs.
The exchange of information and experience focuses on tax law aspects in connection with the current pandemic.
Wed. 27.05.2020  10:00 - 12:00 hrs.
AG AM in the VDMA as a platform for the uniform networking of the additive process chain