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Facts and Figures

The machinery and metalware industry is Austria’s most important industrial employer by quite a margin. Here you can find out some other interesting industry facts.

Machinery and Metalware Industries 2016

Source: Association of Metaltechnology Industries 2016
Number of companies:approx. 1,737
Number of employees:approx. 171,157
Number of apprentices:approx. 6,423

Export share of total Austrian foreign trade in 2016: + 23.9 %
Increase in goods exports in 2016: -0.6 %

Around two thirds of Austrian machinery and metalware is exported.

Source: Association of Metaltechnology Industries and Statistics Austria

The ten largest companies in the Austrian machinery industry by net revenue in Mio. Euro (2016)

1. Andritz AG 6,038.97
2. Engel Ludwig KG (kons. zu Engel weltweit) 1,360.00
3. Palfinger AG 1,357.01
4. Doppelmayr Holding AG 834.21
5. GE Jenbacher GmbH & Co OG 700.00
6. Plasser & Theurer Export von Bahnbaumaschinen GmbH 577.40
7. TGW Logistics Group GmbH 531.84
8. Knorr-Bremse GmbH 405.90
9. Wacker Neuson Linz GmbH 367.80
10. Pöttinger Landtechnik GmbH (vormals: Pöttinger H. GmbH) 301.00



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