Daimler AG is one of the world's most successful automotive companies. With its Mercedes-Benz Cars & Vans and Daimler Mobility divisions, the Group is one of the leading global suppliers of premium and luxury cars and vans. Daimler Mobility offers financing, leasing, car subscription and car rental, fleet management, digital services for charging and payment, insurance brokerage, as well as innovative mobility services.
The company founders, Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz, made history by inventing the automobile in 1886. As a pioneer of automotive engineering, Daimler sees shaping the future of mobility in a safe and sustainable way as both a motivation and obligation. The company's focus therefore remains on innovative and green technologies as well as on safe and superior vehicles that both captivate and inspire. Daimler continues to invest systematically in the development of efficient powertrains – from high-tech combustion engines and hybrid vehicles to all-electric powertrains with battery or fuel cell – with the goal of making locally emission-free driving possible in the long term. The company's efforts are also focused on the intelligent connectivity of its vehicles, autonomous driving and new mobility concepts as Daimler regards it as its aspiration and obligation to live up to its responsibility to society and the environment.
Daimler sells its vehicles and services in nearly every country of the world and has production facilities in Europe, North and Latin America, Asia and Africa. In addition to Mercedes-Benz, the world's most valuable luxury automotive brand (source: Interbrand study, 20 Oct. 2021), and Mercedes-AMG, Mercedes-Maybach, Mercedes-EQ and Mercedes me as well as the brands of Daimler Mobility: Mercedes-Benz Bank, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services and Athlon.
The company is listed on the Frankfurt and Stuttgart stock exchanges (ticker symbol DAI). In 2020, the Group had a workforce of around 288,500 and sold 2.8 million vehicles. Group revenues amounted to €154.3 billion and Group EBIT to €6.6 billion.
At a Glance
The stock is listed on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt and Stuttgart.
2020: €154,309 million
2020: 2,840,402 vehicles
thereof: 2,461,884 Mercedes-Benz Cars & Vans
thereof: 378,518 Trucks & Buses
With its strong brands and a comprehensive portfolio of automobiles, Daimler is active in nearly all countries in the world.
IFRS accounting (from 2007 onwards); earnings reported quarterly