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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.

Source: Association of Metaltechnology Industries 2018
Machinery and Metalware Industries 2018
Number of companies:approx. 1.200
Number of employees:approx. 135.847
Number of apprentices:approx. 6.800

Export share of total Austrian foreign trade in 2018: + 23.2 %
Increase in goods exports in 2018: +4.6 %

Around two thirds of Austrian machinery and metalware is exported.

Source: Association of Metaltechnology Industries and Statistics Austria

Source: Trend Top 500
The ten largest companies in the Austrian machinery industry by net revenue in Million Euro (2018)
1. Andritz AG 6,031.45
2. Palfinger AG 1,615.62
3. Engel Ludwig KG (kons. zu Engel weltweit) 1,600.00
4. Innio Jenbacher GmbH & Co OG (vormals: GE Jenbacher GmbH & Co OG) 869.26
5. Doppelmayr Holding SE (vormals: Doppelmayr Holding AG) 846.39
6. TGW Logistics Group GmbH 713.10
7. Liebherr - Werk Bischofshofen GmbH 657.40
8. Plasser & Theurer Export von Bahnbaumaschinen GmbH 500.00
9. Wacker Neuson Linz GmbH 476.30
10. Liebherr - Werk Nenzing GmbH 461.90