On 16th February, 92 European associations – among which FEM – representing the European industry signed a Joint Declaration calling on the European Commission to adopt a proper strategy to support European manufacturers in delivering growth & jobs for Europe. 10 days later, that number rose to 125. This send a very strong signal to… Read more »
Month: February 2017
FEM features among the 92 European trade associations that co-signed a Joint Declaration for an ambitious EU industrial strategy. The European manufacturing industry employs over 34 million people in supply chains comprising hundreds of thousands of SMEs and larger suppliers. These need to be supported if the EU is to remain a competitive global industrial… Read more »
Today FEM has officially launched its Twitter account @FEM_EUR. This will be your source of information on FEM’s activities, positions, events, as well as relevant EU developments on issues that affect the European materials handling, lifting and storage industry. Follow us and help us expand our community!
Last October FEM supported the Orgalime contribution and position paper on “market surveillance: enforcement and compliance”. The European Commission has now published the results of this consultation, which have been aggregated to reflect trends in the way stakeholders responded to the questions. For instance, a wide majority of business stakeholders confirmed that their products are… Read more »