EIT RawMaterials GmbH
The Knowledge and Innovation Community EIT RawMaterials, initiated by the EIT (European Institute of Innovation and Technology) and funded by the European Commission, is the largest and strongest consortium in the raw materials sector worldwide. Its vision is a European Union where raw materials are a strategic strength. Its mission is to boost competitiveness, growth and attractiveness of the European raw materials sector via radical innovation and guided entrepreneurship.
EIT RawMaterials is organized in six regional hubs – so called co-location centres (CLC) – in Europe, which are coordinated by its administrative headquarters and legal seat, the EIT RawMaterials GmbH (Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung, German Limited Liability Company). Via GERRI the German government is cofunding the installation of the EIT RawMaterials headquarters.