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With 2015 sales of EUR 12.1 billion, Covestro is among the world’s largest polymer companies. Business activities are focused on the manufacture of high-tech polymer materials and the development of innovative solutions for products used in many areas of daily life. The main segments served are the automotive, electrical and electronics, construction and the sports and leisure industries. Covestro has 30 production sites around the globe.

HQLeverkusen, DE
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)16,395(+13%)
Job Openings171
Share Price (Jul 2021)€57.5
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Covestro

Christine Maria Bortenlänger

Christine Maria Bortenlänger

Board Member
Richard Pott

Richard Pott

Chair of the Supervisory Board
Rolf Nonnenmacher

Rolf Nonnenmacher

Board Member
Markus Steilemann

Markus Steilemann

Board Member
Sucheta Govil

Sucheta Govil

Chief Commercial Officer
Thomas Toepfer

Thomas Toepfer

Chief Financial Officer
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Covestro Office Locations

Covestro has offices in Leverkusen and Pittsburgh
Leverkusen, DE (HQ)
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 60
Pittsburgh, PA, US
1 Covestro Circle
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Covestro Financials and Metrics

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Closing stock price (14-Jul-2021)

Covestro's current market capitalization is €11.1 b.
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Covestro Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Covestro Online and Social Media Presence

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Covestro News and Updates

Covestro named "Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion"

PITTSBURGH, July 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Covestro LLC, a leading producer of high-performance polymers in North America, today announced its designation as a top-scorer in the 2021 Disability Equity Index® (DEI), a joint initiative of the American Association of People with Disabilities...

Worldwide Textile Coating Industry to 2026 - Key Players Include BASF, Covestro and Clariant Among Others

Dublin, July 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Textile Coating Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global textile coating market exhibited moderate growth during 2015-2020. Looking …

Global Plastics for Passenger Cars Market (2021 to 2025) - Featuring BASF, Covestro and Exxon Mobil Among Others

Dublin, June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Plastics Market for Passenger Cars Industry 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The publisher has been monitoring the plastics market for passenger cars industry and it is poised to grow by $16.54 billion duri…

Insights on the Industrial Plastics Global Market to 2027 - Featuring Arkema, Covestro and SABIC Among Others

Dublin, June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Industrial Plastics - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Industrial Plastics estimated at US$73 Billion in the year 2020, is projected t…

Europe Markets: European travel stocks slump amid rising concerns over second wave of coronavirus as M&A chatter lifts Covestro

European stocks were struggling for traction on Friday, with concerns over rising coronavirus cases weighing on airlines. Deal news drove down shares of CaixaBank and up shares of Covestro.

Apollo Said to Weigh Deal for $10 Billion Plastics Firm Covestro

Apollo Said to Weigh Deal for $10 Billion Plastics Firm Covestro
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Covestro Blogs

Global commitment to the containment of the pandemic: Covestro provides aid in Coronavirus crisis

In-kind and money donations in many countries / Focusing on the health and safety of the workforce

Covestro at the German Innovation Award 2020: Nominated: Energy-saving chlorine production

Covestro technology among finalists for coveted award / Up to 25 percent lower energy consumption and CO2 emissions / Worldwide savings of 35 million tons of CO2 annually possible

German Chemical Industry Association reorganizes top: Covestro boss becomes Vice President of the VCI

Markus Steilemann advocates dialogue in industry and society

Start-up Air Company wins prize for innovative use of CO2: Vodka made from carbon dioxide awarded

Covestro, CO2 Value Europe and nova Institut donate award / Start-ups from four nations in the final

Response to further spread of coronavirus: Covestro postpones Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting of Covestro AG will not take place on April 17, 2020, due to coronavirus pandemic / Meeting is postponed to a later date
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Covestro Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Covestro founded?

    Covestro was founded in 2004.

  • Who are Covestro key executives?

    Covestro's key executives are Christine Maria Bortenlänger, Richard Pott and Rolf Nonnenmacher.

  • How many employees does Covestro have?

    Covestro has 16,395 employees.

  • Who are Covestro competitors?

    Competitors of Covestro include SWM, Fuji Polymer Industries and QAPCO.

  • Where is Covestro headquarters?

    Covestro headquarters is located at Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 60, Leverkusen.

  • Where are Covestro offices?

    Covestro has offices in Leverkusen and Pittsburgh.

  • How many offices does Covestro have?

    Covestro has 2 offices.