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 and Turkey. The company’s quality management is certified in the area of ‘distribution and logistics of metal-working tools’ in accordance with ISO 9001:2015.

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 Europe

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