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15 Sep 2017

"VDMA Photovoltaic-Equipment: Asia ensures strong sales growth"

VDMA

Increased investments in Asia helped German manufacturers of components, machines and equipment for the photovoltaic industry boost turnover by 51 percent in the second quarter of 2017, compared to the first quarter, writes the German Engineering Federation (VDMA) in a press release. “Full order books are a clear sign that there is a global unbridled confidence in technology and machines made in Germany. This secures jobs in the solar industry in Germany," said Peter Fath, Chairman of VDMA Photovoltaic Equipment.

Find the press release in English here.

For background, read the CLEW dossier The energy transition's effect on jobs and business.

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