On 07.11. approx. 30 company representatives met in Hamburg to inform themselves in detail about current developments in the value added tax and to exchange.
On 29.10.2019, 20 company representatives from all over Northern Germany met in Hanover to inform themselves about the current state of case law in labour law and to discuss with the experts from our VDMA legal department.
Commentary on the exchange of experiences on 1 October in Hamburg
Deutsche Messe AG organized the new 5G Connected Mobile Machines Expo in cooperation with the VDMA.
In the evening's speech, IfW President Prof. Gabriel Felbermayr spoke about the future of Germany as a successful industrial location.
On September 24, 2019, 15 company representatives from the machine and plant engineering industry met in Hamburg to discuss the topic of "Finding and retaining employees".
Procurement channels have clearly moved in the direction of electronic media. In the capital goods industry, for example, more than 80 percent of demand is currently viewed, validated and ordered via digital platforms on the Internet.
The North American market continues to be one of the most attractive sales markets in mechanical and plant engineering at present, although the American president often presents himself as a technical market hazard-maker.
On 10 September 2019 an exchange of experiences on "Controlling" took place on the premises of VDMA NORD.
On 26 and 27 August 2019, around 50 company representatives from the mechanical engineering and plant construction sectors met in Hamburg to exchange information on export controls and customs issues.