Daimler Group. Key Figures 2018

Here you will find the key figures of the Daimler group for the financial year 2018. Key Figures of our divisions as well as information on consolidated statement of financial position, statement of income (loss) and financial performance measures can be found on the following pages.

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Daimler increases sales and revenue – EBIT and dividend on high level

Daimler once again achieved record unit sales and revenue in 2018, and the Group’s EBIT also reached a high level of €11.1 billion despite difficult economic conditions. On the basis of sound finances and a strong core business, we are positioning our businesses for the future: with outstanding vehicles and services, with forward-looking technologies and business models, with an innovative and flexible corporate culture, and with an organization appropriate to the markets’ growing dynamics.


167,362 m

Revenue 2018

previous year 164,154 m €

7,470 m

Investment in property, plant and equipment 2018

previous year 6,701 m €

9,107 m

R & D expenditure 2018

previous year 8,711 m €

2,898 m

Free cash flow of the industrial business 2018

previous year 2,005 m €

11,132 m

EBIT 2018

previous year 14,348 m €

3,658 m

Value Added 2018

previous year 7,004 m €

7,582 m

Net profit 2018

previous year 10,617 m €


Earnings per share 2018

previous year 9.61 €

3,477 m

Total dividend 2018

previous year 3,905 m €


Dividend per share 2018

previous year 3.65 €


Employees 31 Dec, 2018

previous year 289,321

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