The Liebherr Group employs over 46,000 people in more than 130 companies across all continents. In 2018 Liebherr achieved a total consolidated turnover of more than 10.5 billion euros. As a global family-run technology company, the Group is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of construction machines and is recognised for developing technically advanced and user-oriented products and services. Liebherr was founded in Kirchdorf an der Iller in southern Germany in 1949.
Liebherr is a long-standing partner of table tennis and has been central to many developments in the sport over almost two decades. Liebherr has supported many events over many years:
- 2005 – 2018, 2020 Men’s World Cup (Title Sponsor)
- 2003 – 2020 World Championships (Title or Major Sponsor)
- 2009 – 2015 Team World Cup (Title or Major Sponsor)
- 16 years support of European Championships
Liebherr’s approach to innovation was central to the development of Liebherr Live, the ITTF’s daily show at the Liebherr 2017 World Championships in Düsseldorf. The show was also a key feature at the Liebherr 2018 World Championships in Halmstad and again at the Liebherr 2019 World Championships in Budapest – here is the ‘best of” compilation of Liebherr Live 2019:
Liebherr Website: liebherr.com