We’re engineers, scientists, operators and product developers. We’re innovators, advisers, designers and problem solvers. Most importantly, we’re partners – in creating value for our customers with the solutions we offer and in improving the world through the actions of our colleagues. Celanese is The Chemistry Inside Innovation and we aspire to be the first-choice chemistry solution source for our customers. We know what you’re thinking – that’s a lot to promise and that’s a lot to do. Well, we would agree with you, but we’re up for the challenge and we owe it to our customers, shareholders, and employees to deliver on our promise.

We produce products that make our lives a little easier, by helping customers to bring their inspired ideas and innovations to life. From the global production network of our Acetyl Chain, we provide materials that are critical to the global chemicals and paints and coatings industries. From our broad portfolio of Materials Solutions, we advance automotive and consumer electronic designs and enable life-improving medical, food and beverage products – we offer solutions to our customers to help them succeed.

Company Growth (employees)
Irving, US
Size (employees)
7,293 (est)
Celanese was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in Irving, US

Key People/Management at Celanese

Mark Rohr

Mark Rohr

Chairman and CEO
Christopher Jensen

Christopher Jensen

SVP and Chief Financial Officer
Scott Sutton

Scott Sutton

EVP and President, Materials Solutions
Pat Quarles

Pat Quarles

EVP and President, Acetyl Chain
Peter Edwards

Peter Edwards

EVP and General Counsel

Celanese Office Locations

Celanese has offices in Irving, Amsterdam, Sulzbach (Taunus), Shanghai and in 2 other locations
Irving, US (HQ)
900n 222 West Las Colinas Boulevard
Shanghai, CN
4560 Jinke Road Zhang Jiang, Pudong New Area
Sulzbach (Taunus), DE
1 Am Unisyspark
Mumbai, IN
Unit 202, 2nd Floor C&B Square Building Andheri-Kurla Road Chakala Andheri (East)
Minato, JP
Holland Hills Mori Tower 17F 5-11-2, Toranomon
Amsterdam, NL
3105 Strawinskylaan

Celanese Financials and Metrics

Celanese Financials

Celanese's revenue was reported to be $5.4 b in FY, 2016 which is a 5% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

5.4 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

1.4 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

906 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

893 m

Market capitalization (13-Dec-2017)

15.8 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

638 m


18.1 b
Celanese's current market capitalization is $15.8 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


6.5 b6.8 b5.7 b5.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

5.1 b5.2 b4.4 b4 b

Gross profit

1.4 b1.6 b1.3 b1.4 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015


1.6 b1.7 b1.8 b1.8 b1.5 b1.5 b

Cost of goods sold

1.3 b1.3 b1.4 b1.3 b1.1 b1.1 b

Gross profit

346 m378 m408 m436 m381 m375 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


984 m780 m967 m638 m


804 m782 m682 m720 m

Current Assets

3.2 b2.7 b2.8 b2.5 b


3.4 b3.7 b3.6 b3.6 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015


1.1 b998 m1.1 b1.5 b851 m988 m


753 m816 m816 m771 m744 m762 m

Current Assets

3.2 b3.2 b3.3 b3.7 b2.7 b2.9 b


787 m798 m794 m756 m700 m716 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.1 b620 m285 m906 m


(81 m)(15 m)62 m8 m

Cash From Operating Activities

762 m962 m862 m893 m

Cash From Investing Activities

(422 m)(705 m)(558 m)(439 m)
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015

Net Income

447 m195 m453 m705 m234 m435 m

Depreciation and Amortization

238 m76 m151 m226 m68 m175 m


(34 m)(15 m)(15 m)7 m6 m(1 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

608 m164 m417 m796 m270 m553 m
USDY, 2016


20.3 x


20.3 x


749.8 k


1 x


0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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Celanese Market Value History

Celanese Median Salaries

Source: 69 public H-1B filings from Celanese

Celanese's Web-traffic and Trends

Celanese Online and Social Media Presence

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