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By Hubert SawickiNov 09, 2022

The war in Ukraine continues to impact global markets. EU countries closely coordinate actions to tackle rising prices and supply scarcity. Could this produce economic momentum for Central and Eastern Europe? For more updates and other tidbits, read on.

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By Hubert SawickiOct 11, 2022

Europe’s automotive sector has long been the main industrial contributor to European prosperity. Despite recent setbacks, the continent's electrification is moving full steam ahead with major investments and strategies. For more industry intel, read on.

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By Hubert SawickiSep 08, 2022

Simultaneous shows in America and Europe, IMTS and AMB, are a testament to the strength of the manufacturing technology industry. This week, we take a look at the state of Europe's MT users, EV adoption, renewable energy, and other interesting tidbits.

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By Jackie BojorAug 01, 2022

The logistic restrictions generated by the COVID pandemic for over two years have shifted the major manufacturers’ outsourcing strategies and made them look closer to home, for alternative solutions...

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By Hubert SawickiJul 29, 2022

Europe is on the mend as manufacturers continue reshoring. More money is going toward energy sourcing, sustainable fuels, and manufacturing. While the sector recovers, satisfying current demand domestically remains a challenge. For more intel, read on.

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By Hubert SawickiJun 07, 2022

We've discussed Europe's automotive, aerospace, defense, and renewable energy industries as the main opportunities for manufacturing technology. Less discussed, but equally attractive, is medical devices. This week we focus on that rapidly growing sector.

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By Hubert SawickiApr 29, 2022

Today we attempt to assess the European economies and their main challenges – apart from the Ukrainian war zone in Eastern Europe. Two areas of concern have emerged: energy sourcing and maintaining manufacturing levels in the face of changing demand.

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By Kathy Keyes WebsterApr 13, 2022

Hubert Sawicki, the AMT representative for Europe, tells how, at the request of friends, he was able to drive hundreds of miles to make contact with three refugees and bring them to Warsaw.

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By Hubert SawickiMar 15, 2022

This week we look at the state of the energy and defense industries, two sectors singled out as clearly receiving widespread investments which resulted in opportunities for manufacturing technology. Take a break from the war news in the region and read on.

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By Hubert SawickiJan 28, 2022

The economic recovery in Europe has been underway for months, irrespective of supply chain bottlenecks and delays, and the machine tool industry is no exception. As we kick off 2022, we take a look at macroeconomic data, projections, and opportunities ...

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