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|Headquarters||Nanterre, Nanterre, France|
Number of locations
|Patrick Koller, CEO|
|Products||Automotive seating, interiors and emissions control technologies|
|Services||Design and manufacture of automotive sub-systems for the Volkswagen group, PSA Group, Renault-Nissan, Ford, General Motors, BMW, Daimler, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota, Hyundai-Kia, BYD and other automotive OEMs|
|Revenue||€16,962.2 million (2017)|
|€1,170.3 million (2017)|
|€714.5 million (2017)|
Number of employees
Faurecia is the 6th largest international automotive parts manufacturer in the world; in 2013 it was #1 for vehicle interiors and emission control technology. One in four automobiles is equipped by Faurecia. It designs and manufactures seats, exhaust systems, interior systems (dashboards, centre consoles, door panels, acoustic modules) and decorative aspects of a vehicle (aluminium, wood).
Faurecia's customers include the Volkswagen group, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Renault-Nissan, Ford, General Motors, BMW, Daimler, Fiat/Chrysler, Toyota, Hyundai-Kia and BYD among others. Headquartered in Nanterre, France, Faurecia employs 5,500 engineers and technicians. The company operates over 320 production sites and 30 R&D centres in 34 countries worldwide, with 460 patents filed in 2012. About half of these sites are manufacturing plants operating on the just-in-time principle. Faurecia joined the United Nations Global Compact in 2004. While French car manufacturer PSA Peugeot Citroën is Faurecia's controlling shareholder, holding around 57.4% stake, Faurecia is run as an independent company.