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, and in 4 other locations
München, DE
Kadıköy, TR
Singapore, SG
Jardim Alvorada, BR
Moskva, RU
Shanghai, CN
Dubai, AE

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Wacker Chemie Summary

Market capitalization

€4.9 b

Closing share price

Wacker Chemie's current market capitalization is €4.9 b.

Wacker Chemie Financials

Wacker Chemie's revenue is €5.5 b in FY, 2015 which is a 9.4% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2014FY, 2015


€5 b€5.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

€4 b€4.2 b

Gross profit

€1.1 b€1.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

€280.6 m€314.2 m

R&D expense

€183.1 m€175.3 m

General and administrative expense

€123.7 m€134 m

Operating expense total

€1.4 b€1.5 b

Depreciation and amortization

€599 m€575.4 m


€1 b€1 b

EBITDA margin, %



€443.3 m€473.4 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

€46.2 m€31.8 m

Interest income

€8.4 m€7.3 m

Income tax expense

€169.8 m€164.9 m

Pre tax profit

€365.2 m€406.7 m

Net Income

€195.4 m€241.8 m

Operating cash flow

€485.2 m€617.2 m

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