Economics

13.02.2019
In December 2018, incoming orders in the Process Technology Division increased significantly: Both domestic and foreign orders increased by a total of 20 percent.
11.01.2019
In November 2018, order intake was significantly higher than in the previous year. The highlight is the development of domestic orders.
12.12.2018
IIn October 2018, order intake was significantly higher than in the previous year. A base effect accounts for this: in the same month last year, order intake was well below the average.
08.11.2018
Large orders in September are boosting incoming process engineering orders. This upward trend is not yet reflected in sales.
14.05.2018
Export market China booming with 54 percent growth
German manufacturers of components and systems for water treatment, wastewater and sludge treatment were able to stabilise their exports at a high level in 2017. Compared to the previous year, exports rose slightly (plus 0.4 percent) to around 993 million euros (2017) compared to around 990 million euros (2016).

Market information

23.11.2018
The VDMA has compiled an "Oil & Gas, Petrochem Market Overview Malaysia" package. The package provides an overview of the structure and key players in the Oil & Gas and Petrochemistry industry in Malaysia. It covers the onshore and offshore sectors, the gas market and the petrochemical industry. Also included is the VDMA AGENTS List for Process Technology in Malaysia & Singapore. The sources are official publications by state authorities and industry agencies as well as a trade press article from 2017.

Plant engineering

16.01.2019
The VDMA invites to the next Oil Gas Petrochemical Networking Meeting on 31.1.2019 in Frankfurt. This time the focus will be on the Gulf region and the topic of Power-to-X. On the evening before the meeting are interested members and guests for dinner together.
16.03.2018
On March 12, 2018 a delegation of 23 senior IOCL managers met with VDMA members to discuss the future role of alternative fuels such Hydrogen, LNG and energy efficiency. VDMA gave an introduction on the German Energy Transition and the consequences for the maritime and petrochemical sectors. Germany’s industry is faced with various challenges connected with the decarbonization. An efficient energy transition in Germany and Europe will only work if the power, transport and heat markets will be coupled via power-to-X technologies. VDMA members offer power-to-X solutions already today.
13.09.2017
At the VDMA sales manager meeting on 29 August 2017, 35 sales managers, division heads and managing directors from the oil & gas and petrochemical sector discussed about the market development, and also about digitization in the oil & gas industry.
Monika Mages
Monika Mages
Process Engineering Department: Consultant for Statistics, Marketing, Press and Public Relations, Marketing Working Group of the Process Engineering and Equipment Association / Member Support / Events and Publications
+49 69 6603-1395
+49 69 6603-1421
Richard Clemens
Richard Clemens
Managing Director
+49 69 6603-1431
+49 69 6603-2431