Asociación Española de Fabricantes Exportadores de Material, Equipos y Servicios Ferroviarios
MAFEX is a non-profit organization. Our main mission is to serve the Basque and Spanish Railway Sector by assisting its companies in their internationalization processes, as well as by defending the general interests of their associated companies in order to achieve, in cooperation, the highest level of competitiveness possible.
The mission has been defined to achieve 4 main challenges:
1. Improve the internationalization of its associated entities: Provide support as well as promote the internationalization of associated companies.
2. Intensify the representation of the Railway Sector as well as the participation of its associated entities: Intensify representation work, increase visibility and improve the image of the Basque and Spanish railway sector, the cluster and its associated entities, especially at international level, as well as encourage the participation of associated entities, disseminating relevant activities and news in relation to the sector
3. Improve the competitiveness of its associated entities: Associated entities must focus on technological and non-technological innovation to be competitive in other countries. MAFEX acts as a link, facing the challenges and needs of the sector from a more robust environment, relying on teamwork and cooperation between enterprises
4. Provide the cluster with a strategy to ensure its operational and financial viability: Give the Association a strategy to ensure the financial and operational viability structure and ensuring economic, human and technical resources needed to meet all the objectives resources, providing maximum value to its members.
Established - 01 January 2004
Staff in the management team - 6-10
6Research Organisations, Universities, Technology Centers
1Other Ecosystem Actors
Connection to cluster organisation(s)
|Spanish Railways Technological Platform||
Membership in Cluster Partnerships or initiatives
|EXXTRA - EXcellence EXchange and Teaming-up between RAilway clusters and ecosystems||