THE SECTOR

The automotive business is a strategic sector of the Spanish economy and has become one of the cornerstones of the country`s industry.

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THE AUTOMOTIVE SECTOR IN FIGURES

  • 2nd largest vehicle manufacturer in Europe
  • 1st manufacturer of commercial vehicles in Europe
  • 8th largest vehicle manufacturer in the world
  • 17 vehicle manufacturing plants
  • More than 1,000 equipment and component manufacturers
  • 4th largest component manufacturer in Europe
  • Driving force for technology and the economy
  • +10% of manufacturing employment
  • 15 technology centres and 10 automotive clusters

CONCENTRATION OF THE COMPONENTS SECTOR

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THE EQUIPMENT
AND COMPONENTS SECTOR IN SPAINIndustry Data

REVENUE

36.240

million euros.
generates 7.000 million euros
of GVA 4%.

VALUE CHAIN

>75%

Major weight in the vehicle manufacturing value chain.

R&D&I INVESTMENT

1.530

million euros. 4,2% of sector turnover.

TAX CONTRIBUTION

5.000

million euros €.
multiplying
economic activity X3 .

GLOBAL PRESENCE

+170

countries across 5 continents.

EXPORTING CHARACTER

+20

billion euros. 55% of sector turnover.

DIRECT AND INDIRECT EMPLOYMENT

364K

including direct and indirect jobs (2% of the employed population).

EMPLOYMENT

225K

direct jobs throughout Spain.

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STRENGTHS

Excellence, innovation, technological differentiation and a strong focus on exports have paved the way to success.

  • ADAPTED TO TECHNOLOGICAL DIVERSITY AND BUSINESS CULTURE OF OEMS

  • R&D&I INVESTMENT

  • VALUE CHAIN INTEGRATION

Global presence and
recognition

  • QUALITY AND EFFICIENCY

  • QUALIFIED STAFF

  • CONSOLIDATED INDUSTRIAL SECTOR