• Continental welcomed over 5,000 staff members and guests on September 22
  • Workforce diversity: Location is powered by over 50 nationalities
  • Tradition and innovation combined in one location


Korbach, September 24, 2018. The technology company and premium tire manufacturer Continental celebrated on Saturday, September 22, the 111th anniversary of the Korbach production site. Mayor Klaus Friedrich, District Administrator Dr. Reinhard Kubat, member of the Continental Executive Board Hans-Jürgen Duensing, associated representatives of local institutions and business partners, and the local management team were there to celebrate the success story of the Korbach plant alongside around 5,000 employees and their families. Investments of over €250 million in new production technologies, an increase in production volume as well as an expansion of the product portfolio and a team of roughly 3,600 employees that has grown by more than 20 percent – this is the successful track record of the Continental plant in Korbach over the past ten years.

September 24, 2018