Solvay outlined strong sustainable growth potential at its 2018 Investor day

On the occasion of the Investor Update, held on 24 September 2018 in London, Solvay shared with its investors the latest information regarding its portfolio. One of the main highlights is that the Next Generation Mobility and Resource Efficiency markets have become key levers for the Group to deliver sustainable value growth.

Investor Update 2018 - Key take aways

Key levers 

Solvay’s in-depth transformation and innovation-focused growth have delivered strong profits and cash over the past few years. Looking ahead, Solvay will leverage its advanced technologies and streamlined organization to continue to innovate, further partner with its customers and generate superior growth.


Advanced Materials Advanced Formulations Performance Chemicals
  • Technologies for improved metal selectivity
  • Next generation of O&G products to improve productivity
  • Innovations to penetrate new markets
  • Maintaining world-class assets
  • Price increases
  • Focus on cash


Ambitious Greenhouse Gas Emissions reduction

Solvay also updated its greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) approach, with the new objective of reducing them by 1 million tonnes by 2025. This ambitious target strengthens our commitment to do our part in tackling climate change, ensuring our growth does not come at the expense of the planet, and placing us at the forefront of the chemical industry in this field.