Wacker Chemie

Wacker Chemie AG is a Germany-based company engaged in chemical industry. The Company operates through four business segments: WACKER SILICONES, which produces silicone products, ranging from silanes through silicone fluids, emulsions, elastomers, sealants and resins to pyrogenic silicas; WACKER POLYMERS, which offers a range of polymeric binders and additives; WACKER POLYSILICON, which provides polysilicon, and WACKER BIOSOLUTIONS, which is the life science division of the Company, offers solutions and products for the food, pharmaceutical and agrochemical industries. The Company offers its products for a range of sectors, including consumer goods, food, pharmaceuticals, textiles and the solar, electrical/electronics, basic-chemical industries, medical technology, biotech and mechanical engineering, automotive and construction. The Company also supplies silicon wafers to the semiconductor industry.

München, DE
Size (employees)
17,136 (est)
Wacker Chemie was founded in 1914 and is headquartered in München, DE

Wacker Chemie Office Locations

Wacker Chemie has offices in München, Dubai, Shanghai, Moskva and in 3 other locations
München, DE (HQ)
4 Hanns Seidel Platz
Moskva, RU
35 Varshavskoye Sh.
Shanghai, CN
Shang Hai Cao He Jing Kai Fa Qu Wu Ye Guan Li You Xian Gong Si

Wacker Chemie Data and Metrics

Wacker Chemie Financial Metrics

Wacker Chemie's revenue was reported to be €5.5 b in FY, 2015 which is a 9% increase from the previous period.
Numbers are in €, EUR

Revenue (FY, 2015)

5.5 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

1.4 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

241.8 m

EBITDA (FY, 2015)

1 b

EBIT (FY, 2015)

473.4 m

Market capitalization (21-Jun-2017)

4.7 b

Closing share price (21-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

310.5 m


5.9 b
Wacker Chemie's current market capitalization is €4.7 b.
FY, 2014FY, 2015


5 b5.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

4 b4.2 b

Gross profit

1.1 b1.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

280.6 m314.2 m

R&D expense

183.1 m175.3 m

General and administrative expense

123.7 m134 m

Operating expense total

1.4 b1.5 b

Depreciation and amortization

599 m575.4 m


1 b1 b

EBITDA margin, %



443.3 m473.4 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

46.2 m31.8 m

Interest income

8.4 m7.3 m

Pre tax profit

365.2 m406.7 m

Income tax expense

169.8 m164.9 m

Net Income

195.4 m241.8 m
Y, 2014Y, 2015


325.9 m310.5 m

Total Assets

6.9 b7.3 b

Total Debt

1.6 b1.5 b

Total Liabilities

5 b4.5 b
FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

485.2 m617.2 m
Y, 2015


5.6 x


12.4 x


9.5 x

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