Facts & Figures
Lead Market Sustainable Consumption
The total employment share for the Sustainable Consumption lead market decreased slightly at 120,790 employees (6.9 %) compared to the previous year (7.0 %). However, the number of employees in this lead market also increased slightly compared to the previous year (+0.7 %).
Every sub-market showed an increase in employment. Wesel and Hamm, Mülheim an der Ruhr and Oberhausen each showed a regional focus for Sustainable Consumption. The number of companies decreased during the reporting period (-2.1 %).
However, the remaining 10,679 companies generated a total turnover figure of around € 70 billion, an increase of +8.9 %. Perishable consumer goods production especially saw an increase (+25.8 %).
to the Lead Market
70.02 bn. € (+8.9%)