WACKER is a globally active chemical company headquartered in Munich, Germany. With a wide range of state-of-the-art specialty products, WACKER is a leader in numerous fields and industries. WACKER products are needed in countless high-growth end-user markets, including photovoltaics, electronics, pharmaceuticals and the household/personal-care sector.
In 2018, the Group generated sales of some €4.98 billion. WACKER had about 14,500 employees on December 31, 2018.
Founded in 1914, the Group currently operates 24 production sites, supplying over 3,200 products to more than 3,500 customers worldwide. WACKER is represented by subsidiaries and sales offices in 32 countries in Europe, the Americas and Asia. Its products find application in such sectors as automotive engineering, construction, chemicals, cosmetics, medical technology, energy and electronics, and paper and textiles.
WACKER is one of the largest silicone manufacturers worldwide and a leading producer of polymeric additives based on polyvinyl acetate and vinyl acetate copolymers and terpolymers.
Debuting at K 2019 are a non-postcuring liquid silicone rubber, innovative electroactive silicone laminates, new plastic additives and additives for biopolymers, a new flame-retardant silicone rubber as well as the next generation of 3D printers for silicones.
Discover our innovative and sustainable solutions at our booth 6A10 in Hall 6.