Webasto in numbers: Here you can find selected key figures of the coroprate group.
After a slight decline last year, Webasto 2019 sales have increased significantly. This development is mainly due to the complete takeover of the former joint venture Webasto Donghee.
Share by product groups
Webasto 2019 generated the largest share of sales with sliding, panorama and convertible roofs (84 percent). The heating and cooling systems business contributed 15 percent to total sales. Batteries and charging solutions accounted for one percent of sales.
Regional sales shares
Webasto is well positioned worldwide and successful with its products and technologies in all major automotive markets. In 2019, Asia was the region with the highest sales for Webasto with 46%.
Webasto continuously invests in its strategic development. Expenditure on research & development increased again in 2019 despite the weak economic situation. The focus was on electric mobility, advance development of roof systems, mechatronics and innovative customer projects.
Webasto's investments in 2019 were significantly higher than in the previous year. A substantial part of this is due to the complete takeover of the Webasto Donghee joint venture. Webasto also invested in the establishment of its new business areas and in the further development of its core business.
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.