KEY FIGURES

    2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
TURNOVER in millions of EUR 12,722 13,620 14,272 14,413 17,060
EMPLOYEES number 74,159 77,080 78,686 79,139 83,183
EBIT in millions of EUR 768 903 776 809 1,261
EBIT-MARGIN in% 6.0 6.6 5.4 5.6 7.4
EBITDA in millions of EUR 1,195 1,278 1,497 1,588 2,036
EBITDA-MARGIN in % 9.4 9.4 10.5 11.0 11.9
NET DEBT in millions of EUR 955 1,207 1,356 601 567
NET DEBT / EBITDA   0.80 0.94 0.91 0.38 0.28
EQUITY in millions of EUR 4,779 5,172 5,554 5,920 6,824
BALANCE SHEET in millions of EUR 10,267 10,974 12,627 13,478 15,114
EQUITY RATIO in % 46.5 47.1 44.0 43.8 45.2
COLLECTION DAYS days 53 54 55 53 52.5
INVENTORY TURNOVER per year 5.1 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.9