BME Shanghai, China

Anton Pietsch
General Manager
Tel.: +86 21 6082 1127-81
Fax: +86 21 6082 1137

BME Shanghai, China

Steffi Xu
Operation Manager
Tel.: +86 21 6082 1127-82
Fax: +86 21 6082 1137

BME Frankfurt, Germany

Riccardo Kurto
Head of Strategy, Planning & Coordination
Tel.: +49 69 30838-143


Room 506; BM Tower; 218 Wusong Road; Hongkou District; 200080

Shanghai, P.R.China



The BME – the German Association of Materials Management, Purchasing and Logistics (AMMPL)

AMMPL is the English name of the Bundesverband Materialwirtschaft, Einkauf und Logistik e.V. (BME) – which is Germany’s main purchasing and logistics association and one of the leading associations in Europe. The association currently boasts over 9,000 individual and corporate members, including owners of both small and medium-sized enterprises and leading major German companies.

By designing and establishing networks, BME supports the global exchange of experience for companies and scientific institutions, as well as for those involved in procurement and supply. The services offered by BME are available to all sectors, for example industry, retail, trade, service providers, public-sector clients, etc.

BME represents…

  • 9,000 members with an annual purchasing volume of over 1,250 billion euros
  • Over 110,000 professional purchasing employees in the BME member companies

BME promotes …

  • The qualification and economic performance of its members
  • The international networking of German and European purchasing


  • Organises a multitude of congresses, management forums, seminars and expert discussions every year
  • Offers market information, benchmarks and an abundance of services in and around the fields of purchasing and logistics
  • Organises and hosts the BME Purchasing and Logistics Symposium, which is attended by over 2200 participants (2012) from the fields of purchasing, business, administration and politics

BME cooperates …

  • With ministries in the individual German federal states and at national level, as well as with universities, associations and research institutions
  • With international associations and organisations, such as the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM) and the European Logistics Association (ELA)


The BME Shanghai Co. Ltd, Shanghai / China, is a 100 percent subsidiary of  the German Association Materials Management, Purchasing and Logistics (BME).
The BME is based in 65929 Frankfurt, Federal Republic of Germany. 

The BME Shanghai provides services with the aim of optimising sourcing, market know-how in China and Asia and networking.