The section MARINE AND OFFSHORE EQUIPMENT INDUSTRIES is a division of the non-profit German Engineering Federation (VDMA), Europe’s largest industrial association. It counts over 220 member companies from a wide variety of industrial branches. Main targets are to:- facilitate access to new shipbuilding and offshore markets- protect open markets and fair competition conditions- represent the technical and economic importance of the industries in public marine-equipment.


Since 1995, Norwegian Maritime Exporters (NME) has served as a vital link between Norwegian maritime companies and the global markets. Operating in an industry characterized by fierce competition and the emergence of dynamic new markets, Norwegian Maritime Exporters and our partners are busier than ever.

Danish Export Association

Danish Export Association is a national non-profit association. With 50 years of experience and about 700 member companies, we offer direct access to the largest network of Danish suppliers. As the sixth-largest shipping nation in the world, Marine is your shortcut to Danish suppliers with a deep insight into the needs of shipowners, operators, shipyards and naval architects. You get access to some of the best suppliers in the industry that focus on quality, effectiveness and energy efficiency.


Specialized in event marketing in marine- and shipping industries, Wolttigroup offers a wide range of marketing services around the world. Trade show participation, product launches, customer events, digital marketing, hybrid- and virtual events, all with a twist that makes your brand stand out. We put on events that make you feel something within, and lead to positive change. 


Nippon Kaiji Kyokai, known as ClassNK or NK, is a ship classification society. The Society is actively engaged in a growing range of ship related activities and services aimed at contributing to promoting the protection of human life and property at sea as well as protection of the marine environment.

Advantage Austria

ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA, with its about 110 offices in over 70 countries, provides a broad range of intelligence and business development services for both Austrian companies and their international business partners. Around 800 employees and 35 consultants around the world can assist you in locating Austrian suppliers and business partners. We organize about 1,200 events every year to bring business contacts together.

Maritime Finland

Maritime Finland pavilions around the world, organized by Wulff Entre, the leading exhibition service house and country pavilion organizer in the Nordics.


By steadily providing high-quality ship machinery and equipment products, Japan Ship Machinery and Equipment Association (JSMEA) will assuredly contribute to shipping and shipbuilding businesses not only in Japan, but also throughout the world. This is our promise in helping to create a more promising future.


To promote and develop the Marine Industry, which includes shipbuilding and repairing industry, off-shore structures fabrication, marine engineering, marine survey/inspection/consultancy and such other marine-related services, consisting of state-owned enterprises, cooperatives and private companies. To form means of communication between members, provide facilities for the discussion on matters for the development of the Marine Industry, afford proper and desirable advises and assistances to members on all relevant matters.


Since 1993 RS has been maintaining the internal quality management system developed in compliance with ISO 9001. RS quality management system has been certified for compliance with ISO 9001 and verified annualy for compliance with IACS QSCS by independent certification body DEKRA. Since 1998 RS has been recognized by the European Union and acting in accordance with the Regulation (EC) 391/2009. RS has been certified by the Entity for the Quality Assessment and Certification of Organizations Recognized by the European Union (QACE).

Netherlands Maritime Technology

The Netherlands Maritime Technology (NMT) trade association is the first port of call for and primary representative of the Dutch maritime technology sector. Our 400+ members include shipyards, marine equipment suppliers and service providers, all united within a close and highly successful network. Welcome aboard as you explore what NMT and its members can mean for you.

Singapore Manufacturing Foundation

The Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF) is the largest national organisation representing the interests of manufacturing and manufacturing-related industries since 1932. Today, SMF is a forefront trade federation serving the manufacturing community by driving digitalisation, innovation-led productivity, business transformation and internationalisation towards enhancing the competitiveness of its member companies.


Taiwan Shipbuilding Industry Association (TSIA) was established in July 1967 according to the approval of the organization of regional of Interior Affairs, For the organization of regional in Taiwan. It has more than 90 shipyards members engaged in boat design, manufacture, repair, retrofit, and the study and improvement now. Coordinate the relationship between peers, to promote the common interests and plan for the improved promotion of the industry and promote economic development for the purpose.

Society of Maritime Industries

The Society of Maritime Industries is the voice of the UK's maritime engineering and business sector promoting and supporting companies which build, refit and modernise commercial and naval vessels, and supply equipment and services for all types of ships and underwater vehicles, ports and terminals infrastructure, offshore oil & gas, maritime security and safety, marine science and technology and offshore renewable energy.


Under a strong competitive environment, Greek companies that manufacture and export marine equipment of high technological added value have decided to join their forces. In order to achieve their planning for a powerful opening and potential exporting to shipyards, they moved on to form HEMEXPO – Hellenic Marine Equipment Manufacturers and Exporters.

Enterprise Greece

Greece is changing and it is changing fast. More important, it is on the verge of a significant growth path, as the economy becomes more extrovert / outward looking based on Foreign Direct Investment and Export Trade. Businesses around the world are in a position to benefit from an environment that welcomes new enterprises, fully supports investment, and promotes Greek products and services to a global marketplace.