Breakdown of Manufacturing Industry in Europe

This statistic shows TOP countries, TOP companies by sales and number of employees operating in Manufacturing in Europe and company breakdown by SIC codes.

The number of European companies in Manufacturing is 2,702,695 which represents 5.92% of all 45,660,640 companies in the HitHorizons database. The industry with the highest number of companies is Services with 15,841,907 companies.

Current Industry:
Manufacturing 2,702,695 (5.9%)
Largest Industry:
Services 15,841,907 (34.7%)
Total Number of Companies 45,660,640

TOP 10 Countries in Manufacturing

The country with the highest number of companies operating in Manufacturing is Spain with 306,527 companies followed by Italy and United Kingdom with 280,951 and 259,788 companies respectively.

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TOP 10 Countries in Manufacturing 2,702,695 registered companies

  Country, Number of Companies Number of Companies
Spain 306,527 11.3% 306,527
Italy 280,951 10.4% 280,951
United Kingdom 259,788 9.6% 259,788
Turkey 241,036 8.9% 241,036
Russian Federation 227,903 8.4% 227,903
Germany 149,459 5.5% 149,459
Poland 145,995 5.4% 145,995
France 138,806 5.1% 138,806
Romania 102,566 3.8% 102,566
Ukraine 97,591 3.6% 97,591

TOP 10 Companies by Sales Operating in Manufacturing

European companies operating in Manufacturing generate € 12,401,115,728,878 in sales per annum, which represents 16.55% of sales of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest sales is VOLKSWAGEN AG with € 250.2B followed by Mercedes-Benz Group AG and Bayerische Motoren Werke AG with € 133.9B and € 111.2B in sales respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Sales Operating in Manufacturing 2,702,695 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. VOLKSWAGEN AG € 250.2B 2.02% € 250.2B
2. Mercedes-Benz Group AG € 133.9B 1.08% € 133.9B
3. Bayerische Motoren Werke AG € 111.2B 0.9% € 111.2B
4. Robert Bosch Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung € 78.75B 0.64% € 78.75B
5. BASF SE € 78.60B 0.63% € 78.60B
6. ENI SPA € 76.58B 0.62% € 76.58B
7. Siemens AG € 62.26B 0.5% € 62.26B
8. AUDI AG € 55.68B 0.45% € 55.68B
9. PSA AUTOMOBILES SA € 55.50B 0.45% € 55.50B
10. Bayer AG € 44.08B 0.36% € 44.08B

TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Operating in Manufacturing

European companies operating in Manufacturing have 54,978,970 employees, which represents 14.31% of all employees of companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is VOLKSWAGEN AG with 667,647 people followed by Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA and Siemens AG with 313,628 and 293,000 employees respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Operating in Manufacturing 2,702,695 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Employees
1. VOLKSWAGEN AG 667,647 1.21% 667,647
2. Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA 313,628 0.57% 313,628
3. Siemens AG 293,000 0.53% 293,000
4. Mercedes-Benz Group AG 250,768 0.46% 250,768
5. Continental AG 235,480 0.43% 235,480
6. Robert Bosch Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung 218,377 0.4% 218,377
7. ZF Friedrichshafen AG 156,705 0.29% 156,705
8. APTIV PLC 143,000 0.26% 143,000
9. WITTINGTON INVESTMENTS LIMITED 129,348 0.24% 129,348
10. Bayerische Motoren Werke AG 118,626 0.22% 118,626

Breakdown of Companies in Manufacturing by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification code (SIC code) allows to classify individual industries. The top three SIC codes for the whole of Europe are Mfg bread/related products (4.53%), Mfg plastic products (3.14%) and Misc publishing (2.9%).

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Breakdown of Companies in Manufacturing by SIC Code 2,702,695 registered companies

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