00:00 Wacker products in your daily life
02:08 Portfolio overview
02:35 Wacker at a glance
05:59 Targets for next years
10:07 Margins throughout the cycle
10:49 Cash generation
WACKER is a chemicals company which was founded in 1914. It is controlled by the Wacker family which holds more than 50% of the shares.
Wacker is a technological leader in the chemical industry and manufactures products for all key global industries. It is active in the silicone, polymer, life sciences and polysilicon markets.
The products are sold in more than 100 countries and the corporation is operating 24 production sites in 11 countries, mainly in Europe, Asia and the Americas.
Wacker Chemie AG has 5 strategic goals:
1. We are further expanding our production capacities with capital expenditures below depreciation
Expansion will focus on less capital-intensive plants for making intermediates and downstream products in specific regions