Business Climate & Statistics

12.11.2019
The German manufacturers of components, machines and systems for electronics production are expecting a sales increase of 6.4 percent for the current year. This means that the figures at the same time last year were exactly maintained. This is the result of the current VDMA business climate survey on German Productronic.
13.10.2019
Machine builders expect sales to rise by 3 percent next year. Companies achieve good prices. Good capacity utilization, stable employment situation
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
15.05.2019
Revenues grow by 8 percent in 2018. Incoming orders up again after weak phase at year end
14.02.2019
The current business climate at Micro Technologies is somewhat less positive. You can inform yourself about the results in the following article.
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
The current business climate at Micro Technologies remains positive. You can inform yourself about the results in the following article.
29.10.2018
Almost all respondents reported an improvement in the order situation in the second quarter of 2018.
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.
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.
28.05.2018
The current business climate at Micro Technologies remains positive. You can inform yourself about the results in the following article.
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.
14.02.2018
The current business climate at Micro Technologies is currently stable. You can inform yourself about the results in the following article.
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
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).