The Bulgarian Branch Chamber– Machine Building is a voluntary legal body. It was established in the autumn of 1991. Members of the Chamber are more than 300 companies – basic producers from all sectors of the Machine Building.
They produce: metal-working machines and tools, woodworking machines, hydraulics, engine-driven and batterydriven trucks, machines and equipment for the food, tobacco and wine industry, refrigerating engineering, agricultural machinery, heavy machines and equipment, motor vehicles, ships, metal products etc. Members of the Branch Chamber are the casting production firms which traditionally are connected with the machine building.
The Branch Chamber member-companies manufacture about 70 % of the Bulgarian machine building products. In order to realize a better coordination in consideration and solution of specific problems concerning firms in one and the same sector, several unions (attached to the Branch Chamber) were established, namely: Foundry Practice Union, Truck Making Industry Union and Refrigerating and Conditioning Machinery Union. By other sector companies wish, new unions could be founded.
The activities of the Chamber are versatile and aimed mainly at supporting the development of the companies and raising the level of their competitiveness. By tradition, the Chamber renders assistance in establishing and enlarging of business connections between Bulgarian and foreign firms and organizations, based on mutual interest.
BBCMB is an associated member to the European employers’ organization of the metal- engineering and electro industries (CEEMET) in Brussels. The Bulgarian foundry union is an integral associated part to the Branch chamber, is also a member of CAEF- the European foundry association.
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Agricultural Machinery; Automobile and Motor Machine-Building; Conditioning Machinery; Heavy Machines and Equipment; Machines and Equipment for the Food, Tobacco and Wine Industry; Metal-Working Machines and Tools; Refrigerating Machinery/Engineering; Wood-Working Machines and Equipment; Air Conditioning Equipment; Domestic Appliances; Hydraulics; Hydraulic Elements/Systems/Auxiliary Equipment; Material Handling Equipment; Merchant Equipment; Metal Products; Motor Vehicles; Production of Semi-Finished Products, Engine-Driven and Battery-Driven Trucks; Ship building and Repair; Other Machines, Equipment, Products or Tooling