Press releases

26.09.2019
VDMA Photovoltaic Equipment: Total sales 13 percent lower than in previous quarter. Export ratio again exceeds 96 percent. Value chain: Components grow significantly.
09.07.2019
Sales in the 1st quarter of 2019 are 14 percent above the expectations of mechanical engineers, Vietnam replaces Taiwan as 2nd largest market behind China, Export ratio reaches almost 100 percent
17.05.2019
At Intersolar, experts from industry, research and associations discussed the opportunities and possibilities of setting up photovoltaic production again in Germany and Europe.
15.05.2019
Revenues grow by 8 percent in 2018. Incoming orders up again after weak phase at year end
12.12.2018
Revenues in the first three quarters 41 percent higher than in the previous year, record export rate of 91 percent, order intake declines in 3rd quarter - Politics in China
Private investors need framework conditions that enable innovations in cell production. VDMA study expects 155,000 new jobs to be created to meet demand in Europe. Mechanical and plant engineering supplies the necessary production technologies.
17.10.2018
Industry expects sales growth of 4 percent this year. German technology suppliers score with superior production solutions.
21.09.2018
Investments in thin-film technology contribute above average to success of the German equipment industry. Record export rate of 89 percent, Asian business broader positioned. New orders increased significantly in the second quarter.
04.09.2018
Update of the ITRPV will be released on September 4, 2018 in Shanghai. Information about the technology maturity is now implemented for selected parameters.
19.06.2018
Investments in thin film technology contribute above average to success of the German equipment industry. Record export rate of 93 percent, Asian business broader positioned. Order intake drops in the first quarter.
05.06.2018
Frankfurt, June 5, 2018 - At the press conference of the VDMA sector group Productronic at the SMT Hybrid Packaging trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany, the latest results of the April Business Climate Survey on electronic production equipment were presented.
25.04.2018
PV-Industry expects sales growth of 9 percent this year, German technology suppliers score with superior production solutions.
24.04.2018
Investments by the solar industry in thin film technology contribute disproportionately to success, record export rate of 93 percent, incoming orders declined after a strong start in 2017.
11.04.2018
The Micro Technologies Department of the VDMA Electronics, Micro and Nano Technologies (EMINT) Association and the Medical Technology Working Group look forward to welcoming you to Medtec Europe 2018 from 17 to 19 April 2018 in Stuttgart, Hall 10, Stand 10E10/10E16.
13.03.2018
Ninth Edition of the International Technology Roadmap for Photovoltaic will be published at PV-Cell-Tech in Malaysia.
04.01.2018
Investments by the solar industry in thin film technology contribute disproportionately to success, record export rate of 81 percent, incoming orders declined after a strong start in 2017

Archiv 2017

14.09.2017
Investments by the solar industry in the thin film technology contribute disproportionately to success. Record export rate of 97 percent, incoming orders declined in the second quarter after a strong start of the year.
06.09.2017
The update of the ITRPV will be presented and released on September 6th, 2017 in Shanghai. The information on the technology maturity is now implemented for selected parameters.
The first general meeting after the foundation of the sector association Electronics, Micro and Nano Technologies took place in Erlangen. In addition to the new executive committee of the professional association, the new executive committees of the specialist departments were also elected here.
25.07.2017
• Solar industry is investing heavily at the beginning of the year • Record export rate of 95 percent
16.05.2017
Nürnberg, 16. Mai 2017 – Der aktuellen Geschäftsklimaumfrage der VDMA Fachabteilung Productronic zufolge erwarten die deutschen Hersteller von Komponenten, Maschinen und Anlagen für die Elektronikproduktion für das laufende Jahr ein Umsatzwachstum von 10,5 Prozent und für 2018 ein Umsatzwachstum von 6,8 Prozent. Damit liegen die Erwartungen für 2017 auf dem Niveau des Rekordjahres 2014 (10 Prozent Umsatzwachstum).
The solar industry invests at the beginning of the year more cautious. Record export rate of 91 percent. Equipment for the solar industry increases sales by 20 percent in 2016
24.04.2017
German machine manufacturers present their know-how and intensify their exchange with South Korean battery manufacturers on-site.
14.03.2017
The newest version of the ITRPV will be published at PV-Cell-Tech in Malaysia.

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