Eumabois, the European Federation that represents the national associations of woodworking technology manufacturers, recently published its 2014 annual report.
The document provides an extensive picture of the economic trends of the European industry.
Full-year figures indicate a production value of 5,863 million euros, an increase of 7.5 percent compared to 2013. The biggest shares are generated by Germany and Italy, with 45 and 29 percent, respectively.
It is estimated that, in Europe, there are more than 1,000 companies with a total employment of 35,000 people.
The report also illustrates the trend of European machinery export to the most important markets outside the continent.
CLICK HERE to download the full report.