Groz-Beckert in numbers

Founded in 1852, Groz-Beckert remains in family hands. The company employs over 9,000 people and turned over 670 million euro in 2019.

Many production and sales affiliates and trading partners give Groz-Beckert a worldwide presence in more than 150 countries around the globe.

Fall in turnover

In fiscal year 2019, group turnover fell by 75 million euro (10 %) to 670 million euro. The weak sales figures in textile machine manufacturing in particular had a noticeable impact on the group turnover.

In million euros


Employee numbers constant

On record date December 31, 2019, Groz-Beckert employed 9,225 employees worldwide; a slight drop of 57 people.


Employees worldwide

At the end of 2019 there were 5,350 persons working at Groz-Beckert in Europe, of those 2,287 at the headquarters in Albstadt. 3,750 persons were employed in Asia and 130 in North America.

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