Covestro

Covestro* is a renowned supplier of high-tech materials such as polycarbonates and polyurethanes, and innovative system solutions for a wide range of everyday uses. Products holding leading positions on the world market account for a large proportion of the company’s sales.

* formerly Bayer MaterialScience more >

 

The subgroup’s portfolio is divided into three business units:

 

and the Industrial Operations area.

 

Corporate data

Company name

Covestro AG

Headquarters

Leverkusen, Germany

Chairman of the Board of Management

Patrick Thomas

Divisions

Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties
Polyurethanes
Polycarbonates

Sales

EUR 11,982 million

EBITDA1 before special items

EUR 1,659 million

R&D expenses

EUR 262 million

Employees

15,761

 

As of December 31, 2015

1 for definition see footnotes to Bayer Group Key Data table