Facts and figures: success in black and white

The success of a company can be described in many words or with a few figures: more than 60 locations world-wide, employing around 16,000 people and recording about 3 billion EUR sales in 2015 - not only making us a 'global player',but also a true champion in all filtration-related areas. The acquisition of the Affinia Group in 2016 adds approx. 4,500 employees, about 10 locations and sales of roughly 900 million euros.

2015 2014
Sales 3,042 mill. EUR 2,780 mill. EUR
Operating profit or loss (EBIT) 135 mill. EUR 150 mill. EUR
As % of sales 4.5 % 5.4 %
Net profit or loss before income tax 82 mill. EUR 132 mill. EUR
As % of sales 2.7 % 4.8 %
Consolidated net income 33 mill. EUR 99 mill. EUR
As % of sales 1.1 % 3.5 %
Free cash flow 102 mill. EUR 34 mill. EUR
As % of sales 3.3 % 1.2 %
Total assets 3,768 mill. EUR 2,434 mill. EUR
Shareholders´ equity 948 mill. EUR 881 mill. EUR
As % of total assets 25.2 % 36.2 %
Depreciation of tangible assets 91 mill. EUR 79 mill. EUR
Investments in tangible assets 140 mill. EUR 141 mill. EUR
Value added per employee 84 K EUR 79 K EUR
Average number of employees 16,607 15,868