Here you find further information concerning revenue, employees as well as research and development.
Production sites worldwide
42 production sites in Europe, the USA, Latin America and Asia, and a strong network of nearly 80 sales, production, and service companies in around 50 countries are a strong foundation for BSH’s consumer-oriented business model.
At the end of 2018, BSH employs about 61,000 people worldwide (including apprentices).
BSH in Europe
BSH remains the leading home appliance manufacturer in Europe in 2018.
Between 2015 and 2018, BSH has been able to reduce the energy consumption with energy efficiency projects by 30.7 million kWh.
In a challenging market environment, BSH records a decline in revenues to €13.4 billion due to exchange rate effects (+0.9 percent in local currency).
Research and Development
At 5.0 percent of revenues, spending on research and development is at a record high in 2018.