The notion of Circular Economy has long since been established in the plastics industry. It is not only about the “if” anymore, but about the “how”. How can we increase the amount of plastics in the circle, so that it
German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers continue to show their abilities in Iran. Cautious first half of 2018 for German exports to Iran, VDMA Iran Management Meeting for networking and knowledge sharing and German joint participation at the Iranplast 2018 are the
An update of the 8th Edition of the International Technology Roadmap for PV (ITRPV) will be presented and released on September 6th 2017 at the 8th World Solar Congress in Shanghai by Dr. Markus FISCHER, Hanwha Q-Cells, Germany. The update
In the past decade, the world started to move away from the traditional linear economy of “take, make, dispose” mode of production to embrace the circular economy. The shift to a more circular economy, where the value of materials and resources
VDMA Plastics and Rubber Machinery Association has New board elected: Ulrich Reifenhäuser, Managing Partner of Reifenhäuser Group, elected as chairman and Interface standardization for Industry 4.0 and Circular Economy at the K 2019 to be main topics of association’s work. Linz, 14 June
VDMA: Next record year for the German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers as; US remains most important export market; Strong export increase to Italy, Brazil and Russia; Good order income for 2018, however, concerns about skills shortage Frankfurt, 4 May 2018 – The
According to a final press release issued by the Iranian represe9ntative office of VDMA of Germany, the final document no. 82.1 of the EUROMAP is released for publication. The document is describing communication between injection moulding machinery and their temprature controls.
“We do not agree with that part of Donald Trump’s speech at the UN general assembly and we want to continue our trade relations with Iran”. This was the core of general and technical speech of Mr. Thorsten Kühmann, the
The VDMA is championing Industry 4.0 at CHINAPLAS 2017, where the German machinery association will be demonstrating how the smart factory is something every plastics processor can aspire to. There has been great interest in the Industry 4.0 concept by
The German VDMA Mechanical Engineering Industry Association criticizes US President-elect Donald Trump’s “America first” policy, saying that it is “a bad sign for the global economy”. Trump vows to abandon the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and withdraws from the Iran agreement
Under the motto of “Electrified 4.0“, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag ran a total of eight machines on its stand at K 2016. The most important highlight was the world premiere of the second generation all-electric IntElect machine series. The IntElect 50
China has been no longer a low wage-cost country for a long time now. Its rapid climb to become the second largest national economy in the world goes together with strong growth in wage costs. This cost pressure drives companies
Is it a concept? A platform? A technology? A philosophy? Is it read “Industrie four point zero” or “Industrie four point O”? The plastics industry veterans at the K show this year will be trying to find the right words
Europe’s plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers anticipate that sales will grow by an average of 1.8% in the current year and in the two years ahead, according to the umbrella association EUROMAP. During a EUROMAP press conference held on October
Germans are Discouraged of after JCOPAs Business Party In her interviews with few Iranian journalists during “IranPlast 2016“, “Ina Vettkötter” daughter of Joachim Vettkötter (former VDMA Director) who has followed her father’s way at the same association after his retirement,
According to dispatches, the sector is one of Germany’s key export industries alongside cars and chemicals and companies ‘hope to revitalize their traditionally very strong links with Iran’ now that the West is lifting sanctions, VDMA said in a statement.
The conference is more than busy now. Each single person (including 3 PIMI news team and Director) are there to learn.