World Market Leader:
Dürr is world market leader in about 95% of its product portfolio. Market entry barriers are high. Market shares range between 25 and 50%.
The installed base increased through market share gains and is the starting point for a growing and profitable service business.
Very good geographic positioning: About 40 to 50% of the business volume comes from emerging markets. Round 30% of the employees operate in these markets. No competitor has a similar market standing in these growing regions.
Organic growth is expected in the next few years of around 3% p.a. In addition, over the long term further acquisitions are expected to contribute to the expansion after the acquisition of the HOMAG Group AG in 2014.
Dürr addresses the necessary reduction of costs per unit with its technologies - be it by lower energy and material consumption or by enhanced environmental compatibility.
Industry 4.0 / digital@DÜRR:
Dürr, as a plant and mechanical engineering specialist, wants to retain its position at the market vanguard in the digital era. We are driving forward the digitization of our products, services and processes under digital@DÜRR. With the ADAMOS IIoT platform as well as with the digital marketplaces LOXEO and tapio we want to set standards for the engineering sector.
Since 2011, ROCE again exceed the cost of capital significantly - thus Dürr continuously creates value. Return on capital employed was 39.5% in 2017, the cost of capital accounted for 7.9%.
Continuous improvement of earnings since 2010; 7th consecutive record year with steady increase of dividend.