Creating a more sustainable metal casting industry

Working with industry and academia throughout the world, the WFO develops the technical status of those working in the sector.  By sharing information, organising high quality international events and publishing current business and technical data, the WFO helps companies in sustainable development.

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Welcome to the WFO
your global metal casting collaborator

With over 30 member countries from all regions of the world, the World Foundry Organization (WFO) has access to a network of vital foundry knowledge that is gathered and shared on your behalf to enhance the worldwide foundry industry.

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Information gatherer and
knowledge sharer

The WFO is a portal for the relevant statistical data and technical information on all aspects of the global foundry industry, including the ‘Foundry nations report and the census of casting production. 

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Raising the status
of the
global foundry industry

The WFO provides up to date information to people in the cast metals industry helping to improve their production processes and technical capabilities.  Achieved through extensive networking opportunities and the co-ordination of information from all over the world.

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Who are the WFO?

The World Foundry Organization is the recognised centre of strategic foundry knowledge, designed to develop, enhance and improve the production of metal castings; through the latest technical and sustainable industry practices.

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Latest News

All the latest important news and reports from the cast metals industry around the world.

LifeTime Legacy Sponsors

The WFO has launched a sponsorship fund dedicated to showcasing the Industry businesses that have a real comitment to a sustainable industry. Lifetime legacy sponsors are businesses that through financial support of the WFO help to fund the work...> More

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A Global Organization

The WFO is a global network of technical knowledge and resource that is vital to every foundry association, foundry and foundry worker.

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