Responsibility Statement

To the best of our knowledge, and in accordance with the applicable financial reporting principles, the consolidated financial statements give a true and fair view of the assets, liabilities, financial position and profit or loss of the Group, and the combined management report includes a fair review of the development and performance of the business and the position of the LANXESS Group and LANXESS AG, together with a description of the principal opportunities and risks associated with the expected development of the LANXESS Group and LANXESS AG.

Cologne, March 6, 2014

LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft, Cologne

The Board of Management

Dr. Bernhard Düttmann     Dr. Werner Breuers      Dr. Rainier van Roessel