S.I.D. Syndicat International du Décolletage

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With SID, World machining industry has a great tool.

This international organization was created in 1963 to bring together national organizations representing the machining industry. 7 countries are currently members: Germany, Spain, France, Ireland, Sweden, Switzerland, USA. The chairmanship rotates every two years. She is currently held by Switzerland.
The SID has three main missions:

• Facilitate communication between the various countries and the members constituting these organizations,
• Share on common issues and to consider how to treat all
• Share and compare economic data of each member country
• Put together members holding biannual meetings
• Promote friendship and understanding between people of different nationalities engaged in activities falling under the same profession in the world

An international conference is held in turn every 2 years to visit businesses, make comparisons on the economics of cutting in each member country.



The Syndicate comprises of following members:

  • FMI
  • PMPA Precision Machined Products Association
  • SWISS PRECISION Schweizerischer Verband Der Drehteile-Industrie Association Suisse Du Décolletage
  • SNDEC Syndicat National du Décolletages
  • SVENSKA SKÄRTEKNIKFÖRENINGEN Swedish Association for Machined Components

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