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Success and tradition
Voith is a global technology group. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, Voith today has more than 19,000 employees, sales of €4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the largest family-owned companies in Europe.
Voith in figures
|€ in millions||2016/17||2017/18|
|Orders received 1)||4,367||4,285|
|Profit from operations 1) 2)||254||211|
|Profit from operations (core business) 2)||304||267|
|Return on sales in % 1)||6.0||5.0|
|Return on sales in % (core business)||7.3||6.4|
|EBIT (core business)||276||243|
|Result before taxes 1) 3)||694||152|
|Net result 3)||596||53|
|Cash flow from operating activities||135||131|
|Total cash flow||-57||-216|
|Research and development 1)||217||225|
|in % of sales 1)||5.1||5.4|
|Equity ratio in %||27.3||28.7|
|Balance sheet total||4,998||4,676|
|Employees 1) 4)||18,957||
1) Excluding discontiued activities; previous year values adjusted.
2) For more information, see section “Notes on segment reporting” in the notes to the financial statements.
3) Previous year: including result effects from sale of KUKA shares
4) Full-time equivalents; without apprentices; as at September 30.
We give you an insight into our business.
Every year, Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA publishes a detailed Annual Report. The document features the latest news from the Management Board and the Supervisory Board. You will also find key data on the annual accounts and can read about the most important events of the past year.