Innovating to advance sustainable mobility

Michelin - the world's leading tire manufacturer - is continually innovating to achieve more sustainable mobility. For this, the Group relies on the innovations developed by its R&D teams on three continents.

World leader

The world's leading tire manufacturer with over 14% of the market, Michelin has marketing operations in 170 countries and 69 industrial sites in 18 countries.
Over 110,000 employees from all cultures work for the Group on every continent. Its wide-ranging brand portfolio means it can cover every segment of the market.

For more sustainable mobility

Because we partner original equipment manufacturers, listen to user feedback, are involved in motorsport and trade through every distribution channel, Michelin constantly innovates in its products and services to boost mobility today and invent the mobility of tomorrow. Each new edition of the Michelin Challenge Bibendum and the Shell Eco-Marathon show what the Group is doing to achieve more sustainable mobility.

Innovating to anticipate

A staff of 6,600 people on three continents, an annual R&D budget of close to €640 million and a portfolio of over 2,000 patent families give Michelin an unrivalled capacity for innovation in the tire industry. At stake: innovation in every field to achieve a more balanced blend of Michelin performances in safety, longevity and fuel savings.

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