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      CEO Nikolai Setzer and CFO Katja Dürrfeld

      Preliminary Full Year 2021 Results

      Continental Generates Profit and Expects Further Improvement in Results

      CEO Nikolai Setzer: “Despite facing many challenges, we performed well operationally in 2021. Moreover, with our realigned strategy and adapted market-oriented structure, we have strategically set the course for our future.”

      • Consolidated sales of €33.8 billion (2020: €31.9 billion, +6.0 percent)
      • Adjusted EBIT of €1.9 billion (2020: €1.4 billion, +37.7 percent)
      • Adjusted EBIT margin of 5.6 percent (2020: 4.4 percent)
      • Operating result of €1.8 billion (2020: -€428 million)
      • Net income of €1.5 billion (2020: -€962 million, +€2.4 billion)
      • Free cash flow before acquisitions, divestments and carve-out effects for continuing and discontinued operations: €1.2 billion(2020: €805 million)
      • Dividend proposal: €2.20 per share
      • Expectations for fiscal 2022: consolidated sales of around €38 billion to €40 billion; adjusted EBIT margin of around 5.5 to 6.5 percent – not including any effects of the potential impact of the current geopolitical crisis

      On March 9, 2022, Continental released its preliminary full year 2021 results. Our CEO Nikolai Setzer and CFO Katja Dürrfeld conducted an analyst and investor conference call presenting the preliminary full year figures. 



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