LANXESS is a global player with strong roots reaching as far back as 1863, the year Bayer was founded. Combining a long tradition with the dynamism of a young organization, LANXESS grew from a strategic realignment of the Bayer Group’s chemical and plastics businesses at the beginning of 2005.
LANXESS is listed as the fourth largest German Chemistry Corporation in the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. With our extensive portfolio we are active in all the markets of the world. Our product pallet ranges from base, specialty and fine chemicals to plastics and rubbers. In addition, we support our customers in the development and implementation of customized system solutions. Currently LANXESS has around 15,200 employees in 21 countries. The company is represented at 44 production sites worldwide. In fiscal year 2007 we achieved a turnover of € 6.61 billion. Sustainable Growth
All over the world, our business thinking is guided by the principles of sustainability: economic growth going hand in hand with ecological accountability and social responsibility.
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15-Mar-2023 | Finances
LANXESS increases sales and earnings significantly in fiscal year 2022
In an environment characterised by many upheavals, LANXESS closed fiscal year 2022 successfully. The specialty chemicals company’s sales and earnings have ...
23-Jan-2023 | Cooperation
Covestro and LANXESS cooperate to produce more sustainable raw materials with reduced CO₂ footprint
Chemical companies Covestro and LANXESS are cooperating in the energy-intensive production of basic chemicals at their Lower Rhine sites in Germany and ...
05-Jan-2023 | Cooperation
LANXESS and TotalEnergies to cooperate on sustainable styrene
Specialty chemicals company LANXESS and French energy group TotalEnergies have entered into a cooperation on the supply of biocircular styrene. Unlike ...
09-Nov-2022 | Finances
LANXESS with good third quarter of 2022
In a challenging environment with a continued rise in energy and raw material costs, the specialty chemicals company LANXESS delivered good results for the ...
05-May-2022 | Finances
LANXESS makes strong start to fiscal year 2022
In a challenging environment, specialty chemicals company LANXESS made a strong start to the year 2022. It confirmed the preliminary figures for the first ...
11-Mar-2022 | Finances
LANXESS significantly increases sales and earnings in fiscal year 2021
LANXESS closed fiscal year 2021 successfully. Despite immense increases in energy, raw material and freight costs, the specialty chemicals company ...
25-Feb-2022 | Cooperation
Lithium project: LANXESS and Standard Lithium agree on next steps
LANXESS and Standard Lithium have signed an agreement setting forth the path forward for their lithium project. After 20 months of testing on the basis of ...