ZCC Cutting Tools Europe

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Andrea Collura Manager Customer Service


Company History

Our parent company

Zhuzhou Cemented Carbide Cutting Tools Co., Ltd. (ZCC-CT), based in Zhuzhou, China, is the largest Chinese manufacturer of carbide tools.
ZCC-CT is part of the Zhuzhou Cemented Carbide Group (ZCC), which manufactures carbide products and powders.
Parent company ZCC Cutting Tools

Since its founding in 1953, ZCC Cutting Tools has grown to become one of the world’s leading carbide manufacturers with more than 2,000 employees. As a China Minmetals Corporation company, ZCC-CT covers the entire value chain in carbide tool production, from the extraction of raw materials through to the coated final product.

By using the latest in European production technology, the company is able to offer products that consistently meet the highest quality standards. Our extensive product range includes carbide/solid carbide, cermet, CBN, PCD and ceramic inserts, carbide tools, tool holders, milling bodies and the accompanying tool systems. All products are produced to international standards, including ISO, DIN, ANSI, JIS and BSI.

ZCC-CT invests heavily in research and development, using the most advanced equipment and machinery from Germany and Switzerland. The team of highly trained engineers at ZCC Cutting Tools are constantly working to develop new and improved products. Production and administration in China are subject to the ISO 9001:2008 standard, while environmental management is subject to the requirements set out in ISO 14001:2004.

The European headquarters and central warehouse are located in Düsseldorf, Germany.
European headquarters of ZCC Cutting Tools Europe

In 2003 the company started trading in Europe and in 2006 founded ZCC Cutting Tools Europe GmbH. The European branch currently has over 100 employees, who support all European union countries, the UK, Russia and Turkey. The company’s quality management is certified in the area of ‘distribution and logistics of metal-working tools’ in accordance with ISO 9001:2008.

To meet our exceptionally high standards for customer services, the number of employees in external and internal sales, technical support and application technology, research and development, as well as in logistics, marketing, IT, HR and accounting is growing as the company continues to expand.

External sales staff and distribution partners in Europe provide on-site support to customers across the region. ZCC-CT application engineers are there to offer their full range of expertise and assist you by phone, via e-mail or in person.

The internal sales team is available to answer enquiries from clients across Europe in the customer’s native language. They work together with employees from the logistics team to ensure that all orders are delivered as quickly as possible.

I am proud to work for a company that sets standards, has flat structures and truly cares about its employees. Especially when times are tough, ZCC-CT demonstrates its strength as a company. It’s a first-class organisation.
Thomas G., Key Account Manager


ZCC Cutting Tools expands line of milling systems with new FMWX series
ZCC Cutting Tools adds single-edged square shoulder mill to product range
ZCC Cutting Tools expands line of milling systems
ZCC Cutting Tools releases supplementary catalogue 05/2021
ZCC Cutting Tools presents its new zFlex modular grooving system
ZCC Cutting Tools is expanding its drilling systems
ZCC Cutting Tools expanding operations to the UK
ZCC Cutting Tools publishes its supplementary catalogue 09/2020
ZCC Cutting Tools launches solid carbide drills for tough materials
ZCC Cutting Tools develops drills for productivity 2.5 times higher
ZCC Cutting Tools expands its QCH exchangeable head systems with milling inserts
ZCC Cutting Tools supports dealers with strategic communication
ZCC Cutting Tools further develops high pressure tools.
How do I use masks correctly? This is currently one of many questions that everyone is interested in. To clarify these and other questions about masks, ZCC Cutting Tools has developed an infographic with 3 help packages
ZCC Cutting Tools impress with its solid carbide and WSP drill range.
ZCC Cutting Tools publish new price list.
ZCC Cutting Tools Statement on COVID-19
ZCC Cutting Tools publish the Product Innovations Catalog 03/2020.
Everything starts with the material.
ZCC Cutting Tools expands its portfolio with micro tools.
ZCC Cutting Tools launch interchangeable head system for solid carbide cutters.
ZCC Cutting Tools Europe has awarded 3 trophies. The company has recognized its dealers in Germany by awarding trophies in 2019 for the first time in the categories "Best Dealer", "Best Development" and "Best Newcomer".
ZCC Cutting Tools extends its product range for the ISO P range.
Since the opening of the modern Test & Demonstration Centre in May, the developments announced are also making swift progress. Individual customer service and the targeted expansion of technical solutions have successfully complemented each other.
ZCC Cutting Tools has developed a lathe tooling system with high-pressure cooling.
ZCC Cutting Tools offer grooving tool holders with internal cooling for the first time.
ZCC Cutting Tools presents shoulder and ball nose cutters for steel and cast iron.
ZCC Cutting Tools introduces new high-performance cutting materials for high-temperature materials and titanium alloys.
ZCC Cutting Tools expands its product range in corner milling.
ZCC Cutting Tools expands its product portfolio for machining titanium and high-temp alloys.
Our first data base publishing project is on its home straight.
With the traditional ribbon cutting, the Test and Demonstration Centre of ZCC Cutting Tools Europe was officially opened on 17 May.
ZCC Cutting Tools impresses with shoulder milling performance
A reliable process is the basis for economic production. ZCC Cutting Tools scores highly with its face milling systems and comprehensive solutions for cost-effective machining.
ZCC Cutting Tools Europe

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