AFM defends and represents the industry's interests, building links with government bodies, professional associations and related organisations, particularly promoting inter-company relationships.
It offers a comprehensive range of added-value services to its members, and is a part of the CECIMO (European Association of the Machine Tool Industries) and ECTA (European Cutting Tool Association) associations. Each year it organises the Members' General Meeting, while every two years it runs the Machine Tools and Manufacturing Technologies Conference and co-organises the Spanish Machine Tool Biennial together with the BEC Bilbao exhibition centre.
There are two ways of joining AFM:
Companies that are legally constituted and have a registered office in Spain that carry out at least two of the following activities: designing, manufacturing and selling machine tools, their accessories and parts; cutting tools and/or forming tools; and other production systems.
Companies or organisations that carry out complementary activities for the industry and which are linked to member companies because of their activity.
Access to key information about the industry, its news, latest figures, etc. through newsletters, press releases, statistics and a presence at the General Assembly.
Presence in the association's catalogues and on its website; opportunity to organise events aimed at the association's membership; advantages in terms of access to advertising space and the sponsorship options offered by the association; and also the possibility of hiring the association's services at lower prices.
Gipuzkoa Science and Technology Park Paseo Mikeletegi 59, 20009 San Sebastián, Spain.
+34 943 309 009
No.2 Ya Shen Road, Hai He Educational Park,
Jinnan District, Tianjin
Postcode 300350, P.R. China
+34 943 309 009
If you are interested in working in the industry, fill in our application form.