MANN+HUMMEL – customised filtration solutions


Over 900 researchers and developers worldwide, an average annual growth of a good nine per cent, more than 16 filter elements produced per second – MANN+HUMMEL has been writing history for over 70 years. Quality, service and innovative power have made this traditional company what it is today, a sought-after development partner and original equipment supplier to the international automotive and engineering industries.

Inspired by the vision of “Leadership in Filtration” around 14,575 employees at over 50 sites on all continents generated revenue of around 2.6 billion euros in 2012. MANN+HUMMEL serves the automotive and industrial series and aftermarket. Its automotive portfolio includes air filter systems, intake manifold systems, liquid filter systems, cabin filters and plastic sound components as well as filter elements for vehicle servicing and repair.

For general engineering, process engineering and industrial manufacturing sectors the company’s product range includes industrial filters, a series of products to reduce carbon emission levels in diesel engines, membrane filters for water filtration and filter systems.

MANN+HUMMEL Group aims to increase revenue from currently 2.62 billion euros to at least 3.4 billion euros by 2018, generating 25  % each in North America, South America and Asia.

In May 2012, for instance, the filtration expert inaugurated its fourth production site in China, in Liuzhou, put an additional production line into operation at its factory in Jinan and extended production facilities in Changchun. In August 2012 the group also took over the well-established Chinese filter manufacturer Bengbu Haoye with over 500 employees, and in December 2012 it opened its third Indian site in Bawal.