2016/2017

KWS Investor Relations at a glance


SALES

1,075
in € million
986
Previous year

R&D expenses

190
in € million
18%


Employees worldwide

4,937

EBIT

132
in € million
113
Previous year

DISTRIBUTION APPROVALS

357
for new varieties

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KWS share

Since the listing of the sugar refinery Kleinwanzleben, formerly Rabbethge und Giesecke Aktiengeselllschaft in 1885, KWS has grown continuously and organically. KWS has been listed on the SDAX (Prime Standard) since June 2006.

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Next annual shareholder meeting: December 14, 2018

KWS at a glance: Information for investors and analysts

As a family owned business working in plant breeding, we think in generations not quarters. Our business model aims at the development of modern, locally adapted varieties, which were developed over many years. The annual result are new high-performance products for agriculture in about 70 countries worldwide. The sector, our long-term orientation and our characterization as a family-owned business make KWS a special investment.

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