Wacker Chemie AG operates in the Industrial organic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Wacker Chemie AG with three other
chemical manufacturers in Europe:
Koninklijke DSM N.V.
of the Netherlands
sales of 7.92 billion Euro [US$9.32 billion]
of which 65%
(14.14 billion Danish Kroner [US$2.24 billion]
of which 33%
was Household Care), and
based in Switzerland
(4.66 billion Swiss Francs [US$4.83 billion]
of which 52%
Wacker Chemie AG reported sales of 5.40 billion Euro (US$6.36 billion)
December of 2016.
increase of 2.0%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 5.30 billion Euro.
This was the third consecutive year of growth at Wacker Chemie AG.
Sales of Silicones saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
72.1% in 2016, from
1.16 billion Euro to 2.00 billion Euro.
Wacker Chemie AG also saw significant increases in sales in
Polysilicon (up 3.0% to 1.01 billion Euro)
Biosolutions (up 4.7% to 206.40 million Euro)
Not all segments of Wacker Chemie AG experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Polymers fell 39.4% to 1.18 billion Euro.
Wacker Chemie AG also experienced decreases in sales in
Corporate Functions/other (down 8.5% to 83.40 million Euro)