Evonik industries AG

Core specialty chemicals business

Evonik is one of the world's leading specialty chemicals companies. The central elements of our strategy for sustained value creation are profitable growth, efficiency and values. Around 80 percent of sales come from market-leading ositions, which we are systematically expanding. We concentrate on high-growth megatrends, especially health, nutrition, resource efficiency and globalization.

In more than 100 countries, we benefit from our proximity to customers, and our leading market positions. More than 36,000 employees are bound by a claim: No product is so perfect that it couldn’t be made better. In fiscal 2017, the enterprise generated sales of around €14.4 billion and an operating profit (adjusted EBITDA) of about €2.36 billion. Around 82 percent of sales are generated outside Germany, providing convincing evidence that our business is global.

Products & solutions

Developing ideas to market readiness as quickly as possible is both a challenge and an economic necessity. Ensuring that they offer the maximum benefit for customers and society is at least equally difficult. The best way to achieve these goals is through collaboration. We are convinced that proximity to customers and the joint search for solutions are the keys to success.


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