Segments and Business Units
The LANXESS Group is a globally operating chemical enterprise that is characterized particularly by flexible asset structures, a diversified customer base, a worldwide presence and an entrepreneurial management structure.
Our core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics. In these central fields of industrial chemistry we deploy our specific core competences of chemical expertise, application know-how, flexible asset management and close co-operation with our customers.
The operational business of LANXESS is grouped into four segments which include Advanced Intermediates, Engineering Materials, Specialty Additives and Consumer Protection.
The four segments report directly to the Executive Board in order to have the greatest possible freedom of development. The respective management is responsible for strategic development and alignment - in close cooperation with its product and customer management.
The responsibilities for the operational business are borne by our business units which are grouped into the four segments Engineering Materials, Advanced Industrial Inermediates, Specialty Additives and Consumer Protection.