Advanced Intermediates

Market Position


The operations that LANXESS combines in its Advanced Intermediates segment make it one of the world’s main suppliers of basic and fine chemicals. Our core competencies lie in the production and marketing of industrial and fine chemicals, and in research and development in these fields. Many years of experience, successful brands and a highly efficient integrated aromatics production network give LANXESS leadership positions in the global market.

Business Units


  • Advanced Industrial Intermediates (AII)
  • Saltigo (SGO)
Performance Indicators
       
€ million 2012 2013 Change %
       
Sales 1,674 1,647 (1.6)
Proportion of Group sales 18.4% 19.8%  
EBITDA 1) 305 286 (6.2)
EBITDA margin 1) 18.2% 17.4%  
Cash outflows for capital expenditures 92 96 4.3
Employees (as of Dec. 31) 2,841 2,854 0.5
1) Pre exceptionals