Facts about Germany 2015 2015 - Page 65

Containers – a symbol of globalisation: Hamburg docks is a major transhipment point The world’s largest trading nations in 2014 (share of world exports) % China Source: F.A.Z. newspaper, WTO 12.4 Largest German companies in 2014 (sales in € million) Volkswagen 8.6 % Daimler AG USA Eon SE 8.0 % BMW Group Germany 3.6 % Schwarz Group Japan BASF Group 3.6 % Siemens AG Netherlands 202,458 129,872 111,556 80,401 79,300 74,326 71,920