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2019 Annual General Meeting in Bonn:

Covestro increases dividend to €2.40 per share

Dividend raised for the fourth consecutive year

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Covestro and Genomatica launch partnership for sustainable growth

High-performance materials from plants

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Further growth in demand in an increasingly challenging market environment

Covestro raises dividend after strong business performance in 2018

Continued core volume growth at 1.6% / Group sales rise to EUR 14.6 billion / EBITDA declines to EUR 3.2 billion / Proposed dividend of EUR 2.40 per share / Around EUR 1.7 billion returned to stockholders through share buy-back and dividends / 2019 guidance influenced by further volume growth and lower margins

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Fire, smoke and toxicity (FST)-performing honeycomb cores and panels

Covestro and EconCore join forces in composites development

Polycarbonate applications in mass transportation

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First step of global capacity expansion for films

Covestro breaks ground on new production line in Thailand

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Buyback program completed around half a year earlier than planned

Covestro concludes share buyback of EUR 1.5 billion

Around 10% of capital stock bought back / Acquired shares will be retired and capital stock reduced by EUR 19.5 million / Board of Management aims to lay foundations for further buybacks

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Further strengthening of global TPU business

Covestro becomes majority stakeholder in DIC Covestro Polymer joint venture in Japan

Covestro raises stake from 50% to 80% / Partnership with DIC Corporation continues / Acquisition as part of Covestro’s global growth strategy

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Full year guidance confirmed

Solid results in an increasingly challenging market environment

Group sales up 4.8% to EUR 3.7 billion / Core volumes remain stable / EUR 859 million EBITDA at previous year’s level / Net income totals EUR 496 million, up 1.0% over prior year / Free operating cash flow down 12.2% to EUR 578 million due to increased investments / Cost savings targeted at EUR 350 million per year

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Joint press release of LyondellBasell and Covestro

LyondellBasell and Covestro kick off investment project in Maasvlakte-Rotterdam

Innovative new technology realizes annual reduction of up to 140,000 metric tons CO2 emissions

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Plans to increase investment for further growth

Covestro raises guidance after a strong second quarter

Group sales improved by 10.4% to EUR 3.9 billion / Core volumes up 4.4% / EBITDA grew by 16.2% to EUR 985 million / Net income rose by 24.8% to EUR 604 million / Free operating cash flow increased by 14.1% to EUR 364 million / Guidance for EBITDA, FOCF and ROCE raised

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