WACKER is a globally-active chemical company with some 16,700 employees and annual sales of around €4.83 billion (2014). WACKER has a global network of 25 production sites, 21 technical competence centers and 48 sales offices.
Silicone fluids, emulsions, rubber and resins; silanes; pyrogenic silicas; thermoplastic silicone elastomers
Polyvinyl acetates and vinyl acetate copolymers in the form of dispersible polymer powders, dispersions, solid resins and solutions used as binders for construction chemicals, paints and coatings, adhesives, plasters, textiles and nonwovens, as well as for polymeric materials based on renewable resources.
Biotech products such as cyclodextrins, cysteine and biologics, as well as fine chemicals and PVAc solid resins.
Polysilicon for the semiconductor and photovoltaic industries.
Hyperpure silicon wafers and monocrystals for semiconductor components
WAGO was founded in 1951 in Minden, Germany. Today WAGO is the world market leader in the field of spring clamp technology and ranks among the leading suppliers of connection technology and automation technology. The products are used worldwide in industry, in vehicle construction, in building services and in many more demanding applications.
WAGO has a workforce of more than 6300 around the globe, of which about 3000 are based in Germany. Revenues last posted were more than EUR600 million.