Webasto in numbers: Here you can find selected key figures of the coroprate group.
After four years of growth, 2018 Webasto's sales were slightly below previous year (after exchange rate adjustment at the previous year's level).
Share of sales according to product groups
2018 Webasto generated the largest share of sales with sunroofs, panorama and convertible roofs (82 percent). Business with heating and cooling systems accounted for 17 percent of total sales. Batteries and charging solutions accounted for one percent of sales.
Regional sales shares
Webasto is well positioned worldwide and its products and technologies are successful in all major automotive markets. In 2018, Asia was the region with the highest sales for the first time.
Webasto continuously invests in its strategic development. Expenditure on research & development increased again in 2018. The focus was on electromobility, mechatronics and advanced engineering.
Webasto's investments have been oriented towards expanding production capacities worldwide for years. Investments in 2018 were significantly higher than in previous years. A considerable part of this was used for the further expansion of the new business fields.
Employee development (without apprentices)
Webasto is represented in all relevant automotive markets worldwide. In the regions Europe, the Americas and Asia, the company has more than 50 locations, of which over 30 are production sites.