The winners of the Tube of the Year competition, which is held annually by the European Tube Manufacturers Association (etma), were awarded at this year’s World Tube Congress in Hamburg. Read more

The European Tube Manufacturers Association, etma, organised the World Tube Congress again in 2019, this time in Hamburg. Nearly 150 participants from all over the world met to discuss the challenges facing the international tube industry Read more

Production by all European tube manufacturers totalled 15.5 billion tubes in 2018. 10.9 billion of these tubes and thus around 70 per cent of the total were manufactured from etma members. Read more

Choosing the ‘Tube of the Year’ was again on the agenda at the recent General Assembly meeting of etma, the European tube manufacturers association. Read more

With total production of 10.5 billion tubes in 2017, the member companies of etma – the European tube manufacturers association – continued their path of growth and achieved a year-on-year increase in production of two per cent. Read more

In the first half of 2017, the total number of tubes delivered by all manufacturers which are members of the european tube manufacturers association (etma) amounted to nearly 5.4 billion. Read more

The European Tube Manufacturers Association, etma, chose the winners of its annual Tube of the Year competition during this year’s annual meeting of its members at the end of June in Vienna. Read more


Oliver Höll, CEO of the Alltub Group has been elected as President of the European Tube Manufacturers Association (etma) in June 2017. Read more

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