Key Figures


Global Player and Market Leader in Europe

The KION Group is a global player. We have more than 22,000 employees around the world and a tightly linked distribution network. We are the market leaders in Europe, and are in a very good second place for Material Handling Solutions at international level.

For internal management purposes, the KION Group has divided its business into operating segments that correspond to the reportable segments, as required by international financial reporting standards (IFRS 8).

Please find detailed information in our current Online Annual Report.

KION Group in Figures

The KION Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of industrial trucks. Measured in terms of units sold, its position is the number one in Europe and the number two worldwide.

in € million

2013 2012 [2] 2011 2010 2009 2008
Order intake 4,489.1 4,590,3 4,682 3,860 3,028 4,399
Revenue 4,494.6 4,559,8 4,368 3,534 3,084 4,554
EBITDAadjusted[1]
EBITDA[1] margin
721,5
16,1%
700,5
15.4%
665
15.2%
462
13.1%
311
10.1%
709
15.6%
EBITadjusted[1]
EBIT[1] margin
416,5
9,3%
408.3
9.0%
365
8.3%
139
3.9%
-29
-0.9%
358
7.9%
Capital expenditures 125.8 155.1 133 123 108 173
Total R&D spending
in % of total revenue
114,2
2.5%
120
2.5%
120
2.8%
103
2.9%
100
3.2%
111
2.4%
Employees as at 31 December
(FTE, including apprentices & trainees)
22,273 21,215 21,862 19,968 19,953 21,168

[1] EBIT and EBITDA adjusted for KION acquisition items and one-off items
[2] Key figures for 2012 were adjusted due to the retrospective application of IAS 19R (2011); Order intake, Revenue, adjusted EBIT and adjusted EBITDA were aligned due to the sale of the Hydraulics Business

Linde MH Segment

The Linde Material Handling segment encompasses the Linde, Fenwick and Baoli brands.

in € million

2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Revenue 2.881,1 2.965,4 2,856 2,254 1,920 2,830
Employees as at 31 December
(FTE, including apprentices)
13.776 13.148 13,786 12,240 12,229 12,930

Key figures for 2012 were adjusted due to the retrospective application of IAS 19R (2011); Revenue was aligned due to the sale of the Hydraulics Business

STILL Segment

The STILL and OM STILL brands are grouped in the STILL segment.

in € million

2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Revenue 1,717.5 1,676.6 1,666 1,245 1,095 1,579
Employees as at 31 December
(FTE, including apprentices)
7,704 7,253 7,292 6.271 6,295 6,752

Key figures for 2012 were adjusted due to the retrospective application of IAS 19R (2011)

Financial Services Segment

The purpose of the Financial Services (FS) segment is to act as an internal funding partner for LMH and STILL, providing finance solutions that promote sales. FS activities include the internal financing of the short-term rental business of the LMH and STILL operating segments, the financing of long-term leasing business for external customers of the KION Group and the related risk management.

2013 2012
Revenue 539.4 509.3
Employees as at 31 December
(FTE, including apprentices)
118 112

Key figures for 2012 were adjusted due to the retrospective application of IAS 19R (2011)

KION Group's Brands


Linde, STILL, Fenwick, OM STILL, Baoli and Voltas occupy different positions in the industrial truck sector.

Events


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February 2014

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March 2014

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    Annual Press Conference / Publication of the Annual Report 2013

    20 March 2014

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    19 May 2014

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    Finnmetko

    Jämsä (Finland)
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September 2014

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    09 to 12 September 2014

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    Moskau (Russia)
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    Moskau (Russia)
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    CeMAT Russia

    Moskau (Russia)
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October 2014

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    LOGISTIK

    Stockholm (Sweden)
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    Stockholm (Sweden)
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January 2015

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