Cerame-Unie was founded in 1962 as an “association de fait” based in Brussels. It was registered as an International Non-Profit Association (AISBL) in 2010. It is an umbrella organisation representing the European ceramic industry structured in ten sectors. The Cerame-Unie team holds the secretariat of both the umbrella association and seven of its sectors. The eighth sector (abrasives, FEPA) has its own secretariat in Paris, France, the ninth sector (expanded clay, EXCA) is located in Brussels, Belgium and the tenth sector (porcelain enamel, EEA) is based in Hagen, Germany.
Board of presidents