Company profile

Solvay is an advanced materials and speciality chemicals company, committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. Solvay innovates and partners with customers worldwide in many diverse end-markets. Its products are used in planes, cars, batteries, smart and medical devices, as well as in mineral and oil and gas extraction, enhancing efficiency and sustainability. Its lightweighting materials promote cleaner mobility, its formulations optimize the use of resources, and its performance chemicals improve air and water quality. Solvay is headquartered in Brussels with around 24,500 employees in 62 countries.

Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 08 Nov 2019
Key Executives
Chief Executive Officer Ilham Kadri
Company Secretary Michel Defourny
Chief Financial Officer Karim Hajjar
Human Resources Director Hervé Tiberghien
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 30 Aug 2019
Key figures
Millenium 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Net sales 10.257.000 10.125.000 9.568.000 10.578.000 10.213.000
Income from ordinary activities 11.299.000 10.984.000 10.045.000 11.047.000 10.629.000
Operating income 986.000 976.000 858.000 833.000 652.000
Cost (net) of financial indebtedness -118.000 -201.000 -224.000 -146.000 -145.000
Equity-accounted companies' contribution to results 0 0 0 0
Net profit from discontinued activities 202.000 242.000 82.000 -55.000 -246.000
Net income 897.000 1.117.000 674.000 454.000 13.000
Net income (Group share) 858.000 1.061.000 621.000 406.000 80.000
Fiscal year end 12,18 12,17 12,16 12,15 12,14
Length of fiscal year (month) 12 12 12 12 12
Currency & Unit EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands
Account Standards
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 08 Nov 2019
Shareholder information
Solvac 30,71 %
BlackRock, Inc. 3,31 %
Treasury stock 3,01 %
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 30 Aug 2019

Address

Solvay

Rue de Ransbeek 310
BE-1120 Bruxelles, Bruxelles-Capitale
Belgium
Phone number: +32 2 264 2111
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 08 Nov 2019

Contact

Solvay Investor Relations
Phone number: 32/2/2643687
Source: Solvay - Last Update: 12 Nov 2019