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Dr. h.c. Isolde Liebherr, Dr. h.c. Willi Liebherr, Sophie Albrecht and Patricia Rüf, representing all family shareholders, talk about turnover figures, their personal impressions of 2020 and how Liebherr is developing in times of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Impressive world premieres, new technologies, the assembly of a crane via remote maintenance, the first Liebherr Monobrand Store for Refrigeration and Freezing and 50 years of Liebherr in the USA: discover the Liebherr highlights of 2020.

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On the move – without barriers

The height difference between a train and the platform can become an insurmountable barrier. We show, how Liebherr technology allows barrier-free entry and exit and elevates railway vehicles to a whole new level of comfort and safety – benefitting passengers of all abilities.

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Beyond the horizon

A ship is a very special means of transport. It braves the elements on the high seas for decades. But what happens when it has done its job? When it is scrapped and recycled, surprising prospects open up for the tonnes of steel. For the circular economy and the environment.

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China in focus

Today, China is the second largest economy in the world. The country is also of great importance to Liebherr – not just as a sales market and production location. Two managing directors of Liebherr (China) Co., Ltd. explain why in this interview.

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High voltage

Turning ideas into solutions is one of the classic engineering virtues. Liebherr supports the production of electric cars through interdisciplinary knowledge and cross-divisional exchange of experience, thus advancing the new era of e-mobility.

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2020 at a glance

The year 2020 in figures: In the infographics you can look up the most important figures of the business year in a compact form. You can also find out where you can discover Liebherr in the world's metropolises.

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Over the past year, our top priority has been to minimise the risk of infection among our employees, their families and our business partners, whilst ensuring that the business continues to run smoothly.

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Here you can access the Annual Report 2020 as a PDF file and also download "Facts and Figures" as a concise summary.

Facts and Figures 2020
  • Facts and Figures 2020 (PDF, 2.5 MB)