Presentation of the annual report 2019

A successful anniversary year for the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

Press Release / May 13, 2020

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft continued on its successful path, posting record-setting figures in the year of its 70th anniversary. Total business volume in-creased by 8 percent to 2.8 billion euros; contract research alone was up 6 percent to 2.3 billion euros. At the root of this success is the first-class expertise and exceptional dedication of 28,000 employees. Each day, they perform outstanding scientific, organizational or administrative work at 74 institutes and research institutions.