Volkswagen AG operates in the Motor vehicles and car bodies sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Volkswagen AG with three other
companies in this sector in Germany:
sales of 153.26 billion Euro [US$171.62 billion]
of which 56%
was Mercedes -Benz Cars),
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft
(94.16 billion Euro [US$105.45 billion]
of which 72%
was Automobiles), and
(59.32 billion Euro [US$66.42 billion]
of which 99%
was Vehicle Sales).
Volkswagen AG reported sales of 217.27 billion Euro (US$243.30 billion)
December of 2016.
a very small
increase of 1.9%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 213.29 billion Euro.
Sales at Volkswagen AG have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 36%).
Sales of Financial Services saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
5.6% in 2016, from
26.42 billion Euro to 27.88 billion Euro.
Volkswagen AG also saw significant increases in sales in
Commercial Vehicles (up 4.1% to 25.39 billion Euro)
Not all segments of Volkswagen AG experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Power Engineering fell 4.7% to 3.59 billion Euro.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).