The Bremen-based SIKORA AG is again among the 450 secret world market leaders of the German-speaking economic area in 2024. This is the result of the University of St. Gallen in cooperation with the magazine WirtschaftsWoche and the Academy of German Business Leaders.

Since 2016, SIKORA has been listed for the 6th time in the ranking of the world market leader champions, which is published annually by the WirtschaftsWoche. For this purpose, 450 companies are selected as world market leader by the University of St. Gallen and the Academy of German Business Leaders according to a strict procedure. The winners are number one or two in at least one relevant market segment and have annual sales of at least 50 million euros, at least 50 percent of which is generated abroad on at least three continents. Only official figures are included in the evaluation, such as published annual financial statements from the Federal Gazette or the latest annual financial statements of listed companies In the current survey, SIKORA was one of three companies from Bremen, Northern Germany, to receive the award.

“Since our company was founded over 50 years ago, SIKORA has been known for future-oriented technologies,” says Dr. Christian Frank, CEO at SIKORA. “We are delighted about the repeated award as World Market Leader Champion. This is an absolute team effort. Our aim is to offer innovative solutions for our customers. This includes further developments of existing products as well as new technologies that meet the diverse requirements of our customers.”

Every year, SIKORA invests more than 10 percent of its revenue in the research and development of new measuring and control technology as well as inspection, analysis and sorting systems for quality assurance during the production of wires and cables, tubes, hoses, pipes and sheets, optical fibers or plastics. With around 400 employees in Bremen, Germany, and its 13 operating international subsidiaries, the company offers innovative solutions and customized customer service.