Profile

Covestro

Covestro* is a renowned supplier of high-tech polymers and develops innovative product solutions for a wide variety of everyday uses. Products holding leading positions on the world market account for a large proportion of its sales.
 
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 11,651 million

EBITDA1 before special items

EUR 1,187 million

R&D expenses

EUR 210 million

Employees

14,100

 

As of December 31, 2014; at that time under the name Bayer MaterialScience)

1 for definition see footnotes to Bayer Group Key Data table

* formerly Bayer MaterialScience more