Evonik Industries AG

Evonik is one of the world‘s leading specialty chemicals companies.

Facts & figures


September 12, 2007 as part of the renaming of RAG-Beteiligungs-AG to Evonik Industries AG (The company traces its origins back to several preceding companies and has a more than 150 years history)

Company headquarters:
Essen, Germany
Core business:
Specialty chemicals

About 33,000 (2021)


Production plants in 27 countries, activities all around the world

Sales 2021:

Euro 15 billion

EBITDA 2021:

Euro 2.383 billion

Research & development
  • Expenditure in 2021: Euro 464 million
  • Approx. 2,600 R&D staff at more than 30 locations around the world
  • Approx. 24,000 patents and pending patents
  • Approx. 7,350 trademarks either registered or applied for