Facts and figures

Leading the charge toward a brighter future

Renowned for high-performance raw materials and systems, Covestro holds a leading position globally for its extensive product portfolio.
Covestro performance
Multi-wall Makrolon® polycarbonate sheets

Headquartered in Leverkusen, Germany, Covestro is among the world’s largest polymer companies, with 2016 sales of EUR 11.9 billion. Covestro LLC is one of the leading producers of high-tech material solutions in North America and is part of the global Covestro business. North American operations contributed more than EUR 3.1 billion toward global sales in 2016. Our success can be attributed to addressing today’s challenges through a strategic focus on materials technologies.

Covestro strives to benefit society by respecting the environment, investing in our local communities and developing materials and technologies that enable, protect and improve many products used in daily life. As part of our commitment to corporate social responsibility we are highly focused on leading the charge to make the world a brighter place by creating material solutions that push the boundaries of innovation and sustainability.

Real-world examples of this commitment include our light-weighting initiatives in the automotive and transportation sectors, new and improved energy-efficiency products in the construction industry and waste reduction efforts that have been undertaken across all lines of business.