Large companies

LEADERS & LARGE COMPANIES LOCATED IN BASQUE COUNTRY

 

Basque Country, with its dynamic and flourishing economy, is home to internationally-renowned industry leaders.

Here are just a few examples:

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  • DASSAULT AVIATION

    Dassault Aviation Biarritz specialises in aircraft manufacturing.

    Key figures:

    11 942 employees worldwide

    4.8 billion turnover in 2017

  • TURBOMECA SAFRAN GROUP

    Turbomeca designs, manufactures, sells, and provides maintenance for small and medium power gas turbines for helicopters. It is the world’s leading helicopter-engine manufacturer.

    Key figures :

      6,360 employees worldwide

    1.15 billion turnover in 2017

  • BOARDRIDERS GROUP – QUIKSILVER NA PALI 

    Located in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Quiksilver is specialised in clothing, accessories and footwear for board sports.

    Key figures :

    More than 2000 employees in Europe

    $ 2.10 billion dollars en 2017

  • TRIBORD DECATHLON GROUP

    Tribord is a world design centre for clothing and accessories dedicated to water sports. All their products are designed and tested in Hendaye.

    Key figures :

    25 000 employees worldwide

     5.60 billion turnover in 2016

  • LAUAK GROUP 

    The Lauak Group is one of France’s main subcontractors for the manufacture of aeronautical parts and structures.

    Key figures:

    1,450 employees in Europe

    106 million turnover in 2017

  • VOLCOM KERING GROUP

    Volcom SAS is an expert in boardsport textile design. The company is located at Baia Park in Anglet.

    Key figures:

    100 employees in Anglet

    43 million turnover in 2016 in Europe

  • CELSA FRANCE

    Celsa is an electric steel plant. The company manufactures steel billets from scrap iron at the port of Bayonne.

    Key figures :

    182 employees in Bayonne in 2016

    330 million turnover in 2017

  • BMS CIRCUITS

    BMS Circuits currently positions itself as a major electronics subcontractor. It is located in Mouguerre.

    Key figures:

    249 employees in Mouguerre

    97 million turnover in 2016