Sales reported under “Other” totaled €128.0 million in 2020 (2019: €157.6 million), down 18.8 percent year over year.

Divisional Shares in External Sales


Divisional Shares in External Sales (pie chart)

“Other” amounted to €-35.3 million in the reporting year (2019: €22.4 million). The decline was due to reduced investment income from Siltronic and to one-off costs in connection with the Shape the Future program.

“Other” was €-117.6 million (2019: €-66.7 million).

As of December 31, 2020, “Other” had 4,723 employees (Dec. 31, 2019: 4,674). This WACKER segment includes site management and the employees at infrastructure units in Burghausen and Nünchritz, and at the Group’s corporate departments.

Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization.
Earnings before interest and taxes: EBIT is a good indicator for comparing companies’ profitability, since it is widely used across the corporate world.

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