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VDMA Metallurgy forms the network and the joint platform of metallurgical machinery producers. With the specialist departments Foundry Machinery, Metallurgical Plants and Rolling Mills, and Thermal Process Technology, we bundle the common topics and interests of our members who supply plants, machinery, equipment and process technology for metal production as well as metal processing. We represent around 180 companies, representing an industry turnover of about 80 percent.


CEMAFON - The European Foundry Equipment Suppliers Association (founded in 1972) is the respected voice and lobby organisation of the European manufacturers of foundry machinery, plants and products for the foundry industry. It incorporates the relevant national associations and as such all major manufacturers of foundry machinery and plants, furnaces and products for the foundry industry in Europe.

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FUNDIGEX is a non-profit association founded in 1985 and consists of companies belonging to the entire value chain of the Spanish foundry industry. Our main objective is to improve the competitiveness of our companies through cooperation, mainly in the field of internationalization


CAEF — the European Foundry Association — is the alliance of 23 national foundry associations from 22 European countries. The European Foundry Association was established in 1953 and thus belongs to the pioneers of the European unification process. It is the statutory mission of CAEF to look into any and all questions that are of importance to the foundry industry, be they economic, technical, legal, or social. CAEF undertakes activities which aim to develop national foundry industries and co-ordinate their shared international interests.