Facts & Figures

We focus on transparency and clarity.

Success and tradition

Voith sets standards in the markets for energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials, transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, Voith employs around 20,000 people, generates €4.3 billion in sales, operates in over 60 countries around the world and is one of the largest family-owned companies in Europe.*

*Without the discontinued Group Division Voith Industrial Services.

Voith in figures

€ in millions 2013/14 2014/15
Orders received1) 4,404 4,389
Sales1) 4,168 4,302
Profit from operations1) 235 270
Return on sales in %1) 5.6 6.3
Result before taxes1)2) 54 -23
Net result 41 -93
Cash flow from operating activities 191 151
Total cash flow -98 -357
Investments1) 103 80
Research and development 216 210
in % of sales 5.2 4.9
Equity 1,031 874
Equity ratio in %1) 18.9 16.0
Balance sheet total 5,453 5,451
Employees1)3) 20,943 20,223

1) Excluding the discontinued Group Division Voith Industrial Services; previous year restated.
2) This includes a result before taxes from non-recurring items amounting to € -231 million (previous year:
€ +4 million) arising from restructuring measures. These figures also include non-recurring items in the
discontinued Group Division.
3) Without apprentices.

We give you an insight in our business.

Every year, Voith GmbH 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.