Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions from military defence to civil security. With operations on every continent, Saab continuously develops, adapts and improves new technology to meet customers’ changing needs.
Its most important markets today are Europe, South Africa, Australia and the US. Saab has around 13,000 employees. Annual sales amount to around SEK 24 billion, of which research and development account for about 20 per cent of sales.
Saab competes in an international market, which requires a strong international presence. Therefore, Saab has established market areas around the world. They are:
Saab’s common sales and marketing functions are also divided into geographical market areas. The purpose of the Market Areas is to create a stronger local presence and increase focus on the customer.
Saab has divided operations into six business areas: Aeronautics, Dynamics, Electronic Defence Systems, Security and Defence Solutions, Support and Services and the independent subsidiary Combitech.