New turnover record for Würth
In 2015 Würth achieved a turnover of EUR 11.1 bn, which means a plus of 9.1% in comparison with the same period last year.
Germany was again the most important market with a turnover of EUR 4.8 bn, with foreign sales yielding EUR 6.3 bn.
The operating result stood at EUR 525 m, up 1.9% compared to last year, while 68,978 people found employment (Germany: 21,145). Net assets rose by EUR 400 m to EUR 4.08 bn.
40% of corporate turnover is generated by the Allied Companies, which also include the electrical wholesale companies in Germany and abroad.