Worldwide demand for machine tools is projected to climb 5.5 percent per year through 2019 to $181 billion. Gains at the global level will be largely driven by market growth in China and other developing nations, where demand for durable goods is expected to post the strongest increases. This will result in additional investment in
The fifth edition of Demo Metal (held at Brasov, between 25 and 28 May) proved to be the most successful event held in Romania in last years, in the industry. In the previous article, we presented the opinion of the visitors and the representatives of participating companies, in this article we present the final data,
The period 25 – 28 May saw the fifth edition of Demo Metal in Brasov, the key event of the Romanian metal working industry, which managed yet once again to create positive synergies and aggregate the community of specialists from this Romanian sector. This year, Demo Metal was once again noticed for the high quality
European Union occupies top position in the global automation race By 2019, more than 1.4 million new industrial robots will be installed in factories around the world – that’s the latest forecast from the International Federation of Robotics (IFR). In the race for automation in manufacturing, the European Union is currently one of the global
Even after 125 years, Heinz-Jürgen Prokop from the VDW still sees huge potential for markets, products and services   “From a position of strength, the German machine tool manufacturers have to utilise the changes in the markets, among the customers, in the technology, and in the products themselves, in order to generate new opportunities for