Seizing Europe’s opportunity to lead the global manufacturing transformation

15 June 2022

Europe is in pole position in the global race to lead the transformation of manufacturing, but urgent action is needed if it is to retain and expand its competitive edge, according to a group of leading European industrialists.  

In a declaration issued today, the Executive Forum for Advanced Manufacturing calls on industry, policymakers and social partners in Europe to join forces in tackling the obstacles in the way of a more rapid digital and sustainable transformation of industry.  

The Executive Forum comprises senior executives from leading providers and users of manufacturing technologies in Europe, all corporate members of Orgalim, Europe’s Technology Industries. 

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