Company Profile for ALTANA AG

Fri Dec 14, 2012 3:10am EST

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Company Profile for ALTANA AG

ALTANA develops and produces high-quality, innovative products in the specialty chemicals business. The ALTANA Group, with headquarters in Wesel/Germany, is a genuine “global player” with about 85% of its sales generated by international activities. The ALTANA Group has four divisions: BYK Additives & Instruments, ECKART Effect Pigments, ELANTAS Electrical Insulation, and ACTEGA Coatings & Sealants. All of these divisions occupy a leading position in their target markets with respect to quality, product solution expertise, innovation and service.

ALTANA offers innovative, environmentally compatible solutions with the matching specialty products for coating manufactures, paint and plastics processors, the printing and cosmetic industries, and the electrical and electronics industry. The product range includes additives, special coatings and adhesives, effect pigments, sealants and compounds, impregnating resins and varnishes, and testing and measuring instruments. At present, the ALTANA Group has 41 production facilities and more than 50 service and research laboratories worldwide. Throughout the group about 5,350 people work to ensure the success of ALTANA worldwide. In 2011, ALTANA achieved sales of more than 1.6 billion euros. Its impressive earning power and high growth rate make ALTANA one of the most successful and innovative chemical groups worldwide.

Company:

  ALTANA AG

Headquarters Address:

Germany
Wesel 46483
Germany

Main Telephone:

+49 281 670-8

Website:

www.altana.com

Type of Organization:

Private

Industry:

Chemicals/Plastics

Key Executives:

CEO: Matthias Wolfgruber

CFO: Martin Babilas

Public Relations

 

Contact:

Andrea Neumann

Phone:

+49 281 670 10300

Email:

andrea.neumann@altana.com

Public Relations

Contact:

Sven Kremser

Phone:

+49 281 670 10303

Email:

sven.kremser@altana.com

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