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A responsible and committed company

To develop a better mobility for all of us, durably by sharing the values of respect, performance and responsibility of the Group.

Our purpose
Our Purpose
We are passionate about innovation and enhancing mobility globally.
  • Our purpose

Innovation at the heart of our strategy



patents introduced

In fifteen years, Michelin has tripled its patent filings!



More than 6600 people work in R&D on three continents.


progress ideas

Each employee can suggest ideas. They allow the company to always improve itself!

Jean-Dominique Senard 

What we are passionate about is the opportunity to take advantage of innovation, our corporate DNA, to reinvent mobility in a more ecological way.

Jean-Dominique Senard 

Contribute to a better sustainable mobility

The Michelin founding brothers have created their first products and services to answer mobility needs of people and goods.

Today in a growing world with demanding environmental requirements, our challenge is to innovate to invent the mobility of tomorrow, a profound shift towards cleaner, more connected road mobility that makes more efficient use of energy and raw materials.

The "Movin On" event at each of its editions reflects the Group's actions in favor of more sustainable mobility.

Michelin is dedicated to providing a safer, cleaner, more enjoyable and more accessible mobility to all.

Strong implications for society and local communities   

We support many projects and initiatives around the world by investing in jobs, local business development, security, mobility and education.

Jean-Dominique Senard 

The Foundation reflects Michelin's human dimension, it is both the expression and the extension of its values.

Jean-Dominique Senard



since 2014 thanks to the Foundation Michelin

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The foundation Michelin

The Michelin Group puts its Corporate Foundation at the service of "Helping people move forward" by supporting innovative projects of general interest. "Helping people move forward" is the one who is taking a step closer to tomorrow, to develop sustainable mobility or to protect the environment. A step further to improve health, education or to promote culture. Everywhere in the world, the Michelin Corporate Foundation is committed to its partners to give new momentum to this people actor of our society

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Bahia plantation

The Bahia Green Gold Program is important to us because it embodies Michelin's sustainable growth strategy. We are convinced that the preservation of the environment can only strengthen economic and social development. Natural rubber is essential for the pneumatic industry because it has irreplaceable technical characteristics. There can therefore be no "sustainable" tires without sustainable rubber growing. At our site in Bahia, Brazil, we reconcile development of our activities, respect for the environment and development of local communities.