We are one of the world’s most successful automotive companies. With its divisions Mercedes-Benz Cars, Daimler Trucks, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Daimler Buses and Daimler Financial Services, the Daimler Group is one of the biggest producers of premium cars and the world’s biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles with a global reach. Daimler Financial Services provides financing, leasing, fleet management, insurance and innovative mobility services. As a pioneer of automotive engineering, we continue to shape the future of mobility today: our focus is on innovative and green technologies as well as on safe and superior automobiles that appeal to and fascinate our customers.
Company Growth (employees)
Stuttgart, DE
Size (employees)
292,121 (est)+3%
Daimler was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Stuttgart, DE

Key People/Management at Daimler

Ola Källenius

Ola Källenius

Member of the Board of Management for Research & Mercedes-Benz Cars Development
Dr. Dieter Zetsche

Dr. Dieter Zetsche

Chairman of the Board of Management & Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars Division
Wilfried Porth

Wilfried Porth

Member of the Board of Management for Human Resources and Director of Labor Relations, IT & Mercedes-Benz Vans
Britta Seeger

Britta Seeger

Member of the Board of Management for Marketing & Sales
Bodo Uebber

Bodo Uebber

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG. Finance & Controlling/Daimler Financial Services
Renata Jungo Brüngger

Renata Jungo Brüngger

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG. Integrity and Legal Affairs
Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard

Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG. Daimler Trucks & Buses

Daimler Office Locations

Daimler has an office in Stuttgart
Stuttgart, DE (HQ)
137 Mercedesstraße

Daimler Financials and Metrics

Daimler Financials

Daimler's revenue was reported to be €153.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

153.3 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

8.8 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

12.9 b

Market capitalization (30-Oct-2017)

76.2 b

Closing share price (30-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2017)

9.9 b


148.6 b
Daimler's current market capitalization is €76.2 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


129.9 b149.5 b153.3 b

Revenue growth, %


R&D expense

5.7 b6.6 b7.6 b

Operating expense total

5.7 b6.6 b7.6 b
EURY, 2016Y, 2017


11 b9.9 b

Total Debt

95.9 b82.4 b
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Daimler Operating Metrics

Y, 2015Jan, 2016Feb, 2016Mar, 2016Apr, 2016May, 2016Jun, 2016Jul, 2016Dec, 2016Y, 2016

Vehicles Delivered

2.85 b3 b

Monthly New Car Registrations (UK)

7032341.9 k9001 k1.01 k87310.22 k
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Daimler Market Value History

Daimler Revenue Breakdown

Daimler's Web-traffic and Trends

Daimler Online and Social Media Presence

Daimler News and Updates

Daimler strengthens setup of its truck business in China

Daimler is strengthening the focus of its truck organization for the Chinese market by implementing a dedicated responsibility within the divisonal board of Daimler Trucks. As of January 1st, 2018, Sven Ennerst will take over responsibility for the company’s trucks operations in China including both…

Mitsubishi Fuso inaugurates its new benchmark quality management facility in Kawasaki

MFTBC – Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, a leading commercial vehicle manufacturer under the umbrella of Daimler Trucks Asia (DTA), today inaugurated its new Quality Management Facility with a ceremony held at MFTBC’s Kawasaki plant. With an overall investment of 14 Oku JPY in the new DTA …

Carlos Tavares to lead ACEA in 2018

The Board of Directors of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) recently elected Carlos Tavares, Chairman of the Managing Board of Groupe PSA, as its President for 2018. “Top priorities for 2018 include setting out an ambitious but realistic future pathway to bring down CO2 emiss…

With the 360, Daimler goes global on Mexican truck market

The launch of two Freightliner 360s for Mexico emphasizes Daimler’s product development ethos - global engineering targeted at a local market. By Oliver Dixon The post With the 360, Daimler goes global on Mexican truck market appeared first on Automotive World.

Daimler To Put ~$755 Million Into EV Push In China

Daimler AG will be investing some 5 billion yuan (~$755 million) as part of its push to manufacture plug-in electric vehicles and associated battery packs in China with its joint-venture partner there (BAIC Motor Corp). That's what a company exec has just revealed at the Guangzhou motor show

Mercedes Citaro E-CELL Electric Bus Production To Begin By End Of 2018

Mercedes says series production of its new Citaro E-CELL electric bus will begin by the end of 2018. Both its electric city bus and electric school bus will be available by 2019.
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