Solvay SA is a Belgian chemical company founded in 1863 and headquartered in Neder-Over-Heembeek, Brussels. It has 145 outlets and 30,900 employees in 53 countries.
In 2015, Solvay achieved 12.4 billion euros in revenue, 43% of sales in emerging high-growth countries, and 90% of sales in the top three manufacturer markets.
In April 2011, Solvay agreed to acquire the French chemical company Rhodia for 3.4 billion euros. The transaction was completed in September 2011. Since January 2012, Solvay has been listed on the NYSE Euronext in Paris and joined the CAC 40 index in September 2012. On December 3, 2015, Solvay issued shares to existing shareholders and completed the acquisition of Cytec Industries Inc. for USD 5.5 billion.
In 2018, Solvay’s revenue was 10.3 billion euros, net income was 897 million euros, total assets were 22 billion euros, and total equity was 10.624 billion euros.
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