Management Meetings

Zum 16. Mal fand das vom VDMA organisierte China Management Meeting in Shanghai statt.

Foreign Subsidiaries

An overview of the current situation in China by the VDMA Beijing Representative Office offers assessments of economic growth, imports and exports, the package of measures of the Chinese government as well as the evaluation results of the survey on COVID-19.
The updated version of the VDMA publication " Tips for Successful Business Operations in India” can be ordered now.
The Power Transmission and Fluid Power Association is involved in the VDMA foreign offices in China and India. Our colleagues on site regularly compile market reports from the point of view of drive technology.
The foreign offices in Kolkata, Moscow, Beijing, Shanghai and São Paulo act as a hub between government bodies, associations and companies.


Salim Haffar, I-Mak Gearboxes and Drives, has been elected as EUROTRANS President. The European power transmission industry expects a 20% decline in 2020 and growth of between 5 and 10% in 2021.
EUROTRANS was founded in Paris in 1969. The regular exchange of technical and economic topics in European power transmission engineering is a key activity of this European sector committee.


FEBMA represents the joint interests of the European rolling bearing industry, particularly towards European institutions. The fundamental tasks across many different areas are ensuring fair competition and dismantling trade barriers.
Dirk Decker
Dirk Decker
Deputy Managing Director Power Transmission Engineering, EUROTRANS Secretary-General
(+49 69) 6603-1685
(+49 69) 6603-2685