Data and Facts

Foundation

In 1992 as a merger between SIGRI/Germany and Great Lakes Carbon/USA.

Ownership

Publicly owned company with a broad shareholder structure.

Head Office

Wiesbaden, Germany

Key Figures

  2017 2016
Sales revenue from continuing operations* 860.1 769.8
EBITDA before non-recurring charges* 90.7 69.9
Operating profit (EBIT) before non-recurring charges* 40.1 20.7
Return on sales (EBIT margin)1) 4.7% 2.7%
ROCE (%) 10.5% 8.4%
Headcount2) 4,193 5,658
      

* in € million

1) Non-recurring EBIT in relation to sales revenue
2) Thereof employees of the former PP business unit: 0 (previous year: 1,442)