Michelin has its largest industrial center in Europe, in Álava, spanning 430,000 m2.
It has been present in Vitoria-Gasteiz since 1966, where it employs some 3,500 people. The Vitoria plant has a manufacturing capacity of 195,000 tonnes of tyres per year. Its extensive logistics centre in Araia, in the Llanada Alavesa, spans 80,000 m2. It can store up to 1.8 million tyres, and distributes 15 million tyres each year.