Gifec, Groupement Interprofessionnel de Fabricants pour l'Etude de la Commercialisation, (Interprofessional Group of Manufacturers for the Study of Marketing) is an association under the French law of 1901, created in 1972, which brings together 45 members, SMEs and international groups.
These companies design, manufacture and market industrial products for a wide range of markets: automotive, aeronautics, railways, food processing, civil and military equipment, shipyards, chemicals and petrochemicals, other industries, but also construction, craftsmen, do-it-yourself, etc. They sell either through professional distributors or direct sales.
- Machining (cutting tools, abrasives, metrology, etc.)
- Power transmission (mechanical, hydraulic, compressed air, sealing...)
- Assembly and tooling (welding, glues and adhesives, hand and portable tools, industrial gases, PPE, equipment...)
- Equipment and personal protection: hearing, breathing, gloves, shoes, fall protection, etc.
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