Catalyst for innovation

Welcome to the captivating world of space in Europe, where innovation and curiosity shape the future.

Europe stands as a beacon of space technology. Our cutting-edge space industry, recognised for its excellence, makes our lives better in myriad ways – powering rescue missions, giving us accurate weather forecasts, and monitoring climate change, to name just a few examples.

ASD-Eurospace plays a pivotal role in nurturing the growth of space activities in Europe. With member companies representing 90% of the total turnover of the European space industry, the trade association of the European space industry speaks on behalf of its members, aiming to foster a deeper understanding of space-related matters and address challenges facing the industry.

By investing in our space capabilities, we not only propel Europe forward in the use of space, but help safeguard our security, enhance connectivity for everyone, and strengthen our economic independence – ushering in a new era of innovation and progress.

Key data Space 2022

  • 12.4 bn

    Total sales, European space industry


  • 57,000

    Employees in European space industry


  • 10 bn

    Spacecraft export value


  • 6 bn

    Launcher export value


Value to society

Explore the diverse and significant contributions our industry makes to society, showcasing the far-reaching impact of our work.