LANXESS is Energizing Chemistry …

… to make possible energy-efficient “Green Tires” … lighter, more fuel-efficient vehicles … cleaner water … more productive agriculture … and countless products and technologies that make our lives better.

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.9 billion in 2015 and about 16,600 employees in 29 countries. The company is currently represented at 52 production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, specialty chemicals and plastics. Through ARLANXEO, the joint venture with Saudi Aramco, LANXESS is also a leading supplier of synthetic rubber. LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World) and FTSE4Good.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Subsidiary
Parent Company
Bayer
HQ
Köln, DE
Founded
2005
Size (employees)
16,606 (est)+3%
LANXESS was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Köln, DE

Key People at LANXESS

Michael Pontzen

Michael Pontzen

Chief Financial Officer
Matthias Zachert

Matthias Zachert

Chairman of the Board of Management
Rainier Van Roessel

Rainier Van Roessel

Board of Management

LANXESS Office Locations

LANXESS has offices in Köln, Berlin, Mannheim
Köln, DE
Mannheim, DE
Berlin, DE

LANXESS Metrics

LANXESS Summary

Founding Date

2005
LANXESS is a subsidiary of Bayer

LANXESS Financials

We estimate that LANXESS's revenue is €8 b in FY, 2014 which is a 1.3% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

€8 b€7.9 b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)

Cost of goods sold

€6.4 b€6.2 b

Gross profit

€1.6 b€1.7 b

Gross profit Margin, %

19.8%22.1%

Sales and marketing expense

€742 m€759 m

R&D expense

€160 m€130 m

General and administrative expense

€278 m€284 m

Operating expense total

€1.2 b€1.2 b

Depreciation and amortization

€426 m€418 m

EBITDA

€644 m€833 m

EBITDA margin, %

8%10.5%

EBIT

€218 m€415 m

EBIT margin, %

2.7%5.3%

Interest expense

€72 m€70 m

Interest income

€3 m€4 m

Income tax expense

€36 m€121 m

Pre tax profit

€80 m€288 m

Net Income

€44 m€167 m

Operating cash flow

€797 m€692 m

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