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Wacker Chemie is a company providing specialty chemical products. It offers acetyls, dispersible polymer powders, silanes, siloxanes, silicates, silicone rubber, amino acids, fine chemicals, polymer dispersions, silicone sealants, as well as silicone and polymer resins, silicone fluids and emulsions, cyclodextrins, hydroxytyrosol, and other products.
HQMünchen, DE
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)14,382(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2015)€5.5 B(+10%)
Share Price (Mar 2021)€111.2 (+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Wacker Chemie

Rudolf Staudigl

Rudolf Staudigl

President and CEO
Peter-Alexander Wacker

Peter-Alexander Wacker

Tobias Ohler

Tobias Ohler

Executive Board Member
Christian Hartel

Christian Hartel

Executive Board Member
Auguste Willems

Auguste Willems

Executive Board Member
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Wacker Chemie Office Locations

Wacker Chemie has offices in München, Berlin, Burghausen, Haigerloch and in 59 other locations
München, DE (HQ)
4 Hanns-Seidel-Platz
Berlin, DE
Schiffbauerdamm 19
Burghausen, DE
Johannes-Hess-Straße 24
Haigerloch, DE
Salinenstraße 49
Halle (Saale), DE
Heinrich-Damerow-Straße 4
Jena, DE
Hans-Knöll-Straße 3
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Wacker Chemie Financials and Metrics

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Wacker Chemie's revenue was reported to be €5.52 b in FY, 2015 which is a 9.4% increase from the previous period.

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Wacker Chemie's current market capitalization is €5.5 b.
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Wacker Chemie revenue breakdown by business segment: 16.9% from Siltronic, 19.3% from Polysilicon, 21.5% from Polymers, 35.2% from Silicones and 7.2% from Other

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Wacker Chemie News and Updates

Wacker Chemie, Shop Apotheke to enter German MDAX

Deutsche Boerse AG said late Thursday that Shop Apotheke Europe NV and Wacker Chemie AG will enter the German index MDAX on Sept. 21. Retail pharmacy company Shop Apotheke will replace RTL Group SA on the MDAX, which is the index that tracks the performance of the 60 largest companies after the DAX …

Global Specialty Silica Markets 2019-2024 - Key Players are W. R. Grace & Co., Cabot, 3M, Denka Co, Evonik Industries, Merck, and Wacker Chemie

DUBLIN, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Specialty Silica Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019 - 2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The market for Specialty Silica is anticipated to register a CAGR of 5.25% during the forecast period 2019-2024...

Global Synthetic Latex Polymers Market Forecasts to 2024 Featuring Dow Chemical Co, BASF SE, Wacker Chemie, The Synthetic Latex Company, OMNOVA Solutions Trinseo, ARLANXEO, and Synthomer

DUBLIN, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Synthetic Latex Polymers Market - Forecasts from 2019 to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The synthetic latex polymers market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.41% to reach US$37.523 billion by 2024, from US$27....

Global Low Profile Additives Market Research 2019-2023 with Rankings of Key Players - Wacker Chemie, Lyondellbasell Industries, Polynt-Reichhold, AOC Aliancys, Interplastic

DUBLIN, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Low Profile Additives Market by Type (PVA, PMMA, Polystyrene, and Others), Application (SMC/BMC, Resin Transfer Molding, Pultrusion, and Others) and Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of The World) - Global Forecast to 2023"...

Silicon Oil Global Market 2018: Key Players – Dow Corning, Wacker Chemie, Fuchs Group, Lubrizol Corporation, Electrolube

Wiseguyreports.Com adds “Silicon Oil Market –Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2025” To Its Research Database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Yingli Green Energy Announces Amendment to Supply Agreements with Wacker Chemie AG

BAODING, China, Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (OTC Pink: YGEHY) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), one of the world's leading solar panel manufacturers, today announced that it has entered into an amendment (the "Amendment") to all...
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Wacker Chemie Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wacker Chemie founded?

    Wacker Chemie was founded in 1914.

  • Who are Wacker Chemie key executives?

    Wacker Chemie's key executives are Rudolf Staudigl, Peter-Alexander Wacker and Tobias Ohler.

  • How many employees does Wacker Chemie have?

    Wacker Chemie has 14,382 employees.

  • What is Wacker Chemie revenue?

    Latest Wacker Chemie annual revenue is €5.5 b.

  • What is Wacker Chemie revenue per employee?

    Latest Wacker Chemie revenue per employee is €383.7 k.

  • Who are Wacker Chemie competitors?

    Competitors of Wacker Chemie include Evonik Industries, Hutchinson and Shin-Etsu Chemical.

  • Where is Wacker Chemie headquarters?

    Wacker Chemie headquarters is located at 4 Hanns-Seidel-Platz, München.

  • Where are Wacker Chemie offices?

    Wacker Chemie has offices in München, Berlin, Burghausen, Haigerloch and in 59 other locations.

  • How many offices does Wacker Chemie have?

    Wacker Chemie has 66 offices.