ILLIES is characterized by its sound market knowledge, comprehensive technological expertise, long-standing business connections, and effective access to Asian markets.


As a project partner ILLIES offers comprehensive, technologically optimal, and commercially sustainable solutions.


"Deep knowledge of our markets, strong customer relations, and a consistent approach to marketing are the fundamentals of our added value."

C. Michael Illies - President


Since its foundation in Japan in 1859, ILLIES has focused on Asia. As a whole, these markets represent almost 30% of the global economy.

ILLIES is your sales and project partner for the conception, implementation, and after-sales support of machinery, equipment, and complex processing systems for manufacturing industries in Asian markets.

"Cost and value determine a purchase decision. Nothing less than comprehensive guidance is our aspiration."

C. Michael Illies – President & CEO

Additive Manufacturing: ILLIES GROUP expands its portfolio with this future-oriented technology and gains BigRep as innovative partner in 3D printing

ILLIES positions itself in the future technology additive manufacturing. With a three-part portfolio, the company offers comprehensive consultancy and project management within this field.

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Changes in the Board of Management

Dr. Wolfgang Flaegel, Senior Executive Vice President and CFO of the Group, will leave the Company by his own request as of December, 31st 2016. The responsibilities of the CFO will be taken over by...

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Coaching for ARCHE-protégés

It has become a tradition for ILLIES to dispense with Christmas gifts and instead donate to social projects around Hamburg. This year we are supporting Freundeskreis DIE ARCHE e.V., to promote...

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ILLIES congratulates long-standing partner - happy 150th` birthday, Will!

This year BW Papersystems Hamburg celebrates its roots as E.C.H. Will. ILLIES and the machine manufacturer have been fostering a stable and lasting partnership for 60 years.

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K 2016

19th -26th October 2016 Duesseldorf, Germany

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  • Japan
    • Tokyo
    • Osaka
  • China
    • Chengdu
    • Shanghai
    • Beijing
    • Guangzhou
    • Hong Kong
  • South Korea
    • Seoul
  • Taiwan
    • Taipei
  • Indonesia
    • Jakarta
    • Bandung
  • Vietnam
    • Saigon
    • Hanoi
  • India
    • Mumbai

"The pace at which processes change within Asian markets has accelerated significantly. Due to a long-standing presence, cultural sensibility, differentiated knowledge of Asian markets, and highly motivated employees, ILLIES possesses indispensable qualities to successfully work a market in cooperation with our business partners."

Jan Rundshagen - Senior Executive Vice President & CSO Textile Technologies