With 2019 sales of EUR 12.4 billion, Covestro is among the worlds largest polymer companies. Business activities are focused on the manufacture of high-tech polymer materials and the development of innovative solutions for products used in many areas of daily life. The main segments served are the automotive, construction, wood processing and furniture, and electrical and electronics industries. Other sectors include sports and leisure, cosmetics, health and the chemical industry itself.
In particular, the company offers raw materials for foams and adhesives for wound management, gloves and wearables as well as plastics for medication delivery, surgical instruments and electromedical equipment.
Covestro has 30 production sites worldwide and employs approximately 17,200 people (calculated as full-time equivalents) at the end of 2019.