Facts and figures

EUROPEAN BICYCLE INDUSTRY & MARKET PROFILE

The European Bicycle Industry & Market Profile 2017 European Bicycle Industry & Market Profile BIMP (2016 statistics) is available here.

The BIMP is an economic study carried out by CONEBI, the Confederation of the European Bicycle Industry. The document is based on figures provided by our member associations, the European Bicycle Manufacturers Association and non-member countries. It gives an overview of the European bicycle industry’s activities (production and employment), relevant market data (sales and imports) and highlights the economic bicycle activity in the member countries.

To download the BIMP 2017 with 2016 data please click on the link below:

EMPLOYMENT STUDY EU BICYCLE INDUSTRY

After the first study of Dec. 2012, this May 2017 update with 2016 data by CONEBI and EBMA is very important as it is underlining the current expansion of our Industry both in jobs, investments and SMEs, thanks to our innovations which make our Industry one of the most innovative in the world. The 2016 data show that we now have 90.000 Workers Direct-Indirect, and 800 SMEs capillary distributed in 20 of the 28 EU Member States, generating over 1 Billion euros EU investments and approximately 12 Billion euros EU worth of Industrial output.

LEAFLET – 1.000.000 GREEN JOBS IN THE EU CYCLING ECONOMY

By doubling modal share, the potential in the EU Cycling Economy would represent more than 1.000.000 Green jobs. Per million of turnover, a bicycle manufacturer employs 3 times more people than a car manufacturer.