Würth is examining acquisitions in Eastern Europe and Italy

The Würth Wholesale Group achieved total sales of 1,475 m  EUR in 2017, which is 8.5% more than in the previous year (1,359 m EUR).

In Germany, sales increased by 4.3% from 1,004 m to 1,047 m EUR; abroad, sales increased by 20.6% from 355 m to 428 m EUR.

Robert Friedmann, spokesman for the management, announced at the presentation of the balance sheet press conference on May 8, he could imagine acquisitions in Eastern Europe as well as in Italy in the electrical wholesale trade.