Company

About us

GEA is one of the largest suppliers for food processing technology and of related industries. The global group specializes in machinery, plants, as well as process technology and components. GEA provides sustainable solutions for sophisticated production processes in diverse end-user markets and offers a comprehensive service portfolio.

GEA in numbers

Fiscal year 2020

Order intake

Order intake

4,703 million
(EUR)
Employees

Employees

18,232
(FTEs)
Revenue

Revenue

4,635 million
(EUR)
Operating EBITDA

EBITDA before restructuring measures

532 million
(EUR)
Operating EBITDA margin

EBITDA margin before restructuring measures

11.5%
Dividend proposal

Dividend Proposal

0.85
(EUR per share)

Our industries – in touch with GEA every day

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do and we build strong partnerships with them. We provide individual and sustainable solutions for a wide range of customer-specific industries.

Nuggets

Food

Approx. every third chicken nugget is produced using GEA technology

Coffee

Food

Approx. every third process line for instant coffee was installed by GEA

Milk

Dairy farming & processing

Roughly one quarter of processed milk comes from GEA production systems

Beer

Beverage

Approx. every second liter of beer is brewed with the aid of systems and process solutions from GEA

Blood plasma

Pharma & healthcare

Roughly every fourth liter of human blood for making plasma-derived products is processed using GEA equipment

Polymer

Chemical

More than one third of all polymer producers are using GEA drying technology

Environment

Environment

Approx. two million tons of pollutants are averted annually thanks to GEA emission control plants

Refrigeration technology

Refrigeration & heating

Each industry we serve utilizes industrial refrigeration technology from GEA

Ship container

Marine

Roughly every second container ship in the world sails with GEA marine equipment on board

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