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The German Chemical Industry in Figures Online


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The German Chemical Industry in Figures Online


25 July 2022 | Bericht

The "Chemical Industry in Figures" provides a comprehensive overview of key figures of the German chemical-pharmaceutical industry. In tabular form you will find figures on the sector in Germany, its importance in the German and European economy as well as in international comparison, the use of energy and raw materials in the sector, its research activities and much more. Data are updated continuously. The data for the chemical and pharmaceutical industry are mostly shown separately.

By clicking on the download you will get to the individual tables. These are updated continuously. The tables are available in Excel format. Please observe the respective copyright notices if you continue to use the data.

01 Chapter PRODUCTIONXLSX | 80 kB | Version as of: 12 July 2022 02 Chapter PRICESXLSX | 76 kB | Version as of: 25 May 2022
03 Chapter TURNOVERXLSX | 104 kB | Version as of: 20 July 2022 04 Chapter EMPLOYMENT AND INCOMEXLSX | 113 kB | Version as of: 14 July 2022
05 Chapter CONSUMPTION OF ENERGY AND RAW MATERIALSXLSX | 78 kB | Version as of: 21 July 2022 06 Chapter FOREIGN TRADEXLSX | 118 kB | Version as of: 08 April 2022
07 Chapter INVESTMENTSXLSX | 59 kB | Version as of: 11 July 2022 08 Chapter RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENTXLSX | 59 kB | Version as of: 20 July 2022
09 Chapter FINANCIAL DATAXLSX | 43 kB | Version as of: 21 July 2022 10 Chapter ENVIRONMENTXLSX | 53 kB | Version as of: 01 February 2022
11 Chapter TRANSPORTXLSX | 49 kB | Version as of: 21 July 2022 12 Chapter International StatisticsXLSX | 199 kB | Version as of: 25 July 2022
Explanations on definitionsPDF | 70 kB | Version as of: 01 September 2021 List of abbreviationsPDF | 28 kB | Version as of: 01 September 2021

The statistical compendium "Chemical Industry in Figures" contains the following chapters:

  1. The Chemical-Pharmaceutical Industry in Germany
    1. Production
    2. Prices
    3. Turnover
    4. Employment and Income
    5. Consumption of Energy and Raw Materials
    6. Foreign Trade
    7. Investments
    8. Research and Development
    9. Financial Data
    10. Environment
    11. Transport
  2. International Statistics on the Chemical-Pharmaceutical Industry
  3. Explanations on Abbreviations
  4. Abbreviations

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The brochure “Chemiewirtschaft in Zahlen“ (The Chemical Industry in Figures) is protected by copyright. Copies and/or the dissemination of this brochure (as a whole or in excerpts) and/or publicly making available its content are permitted only with the consent of Verband der Chemischen Industrie e. V. (VCI). In this brochure the VCI uses own information and data materials from third parties. Notwithstanding the above copyright rules, the rights of the respective authors need to be observed for these third party data.


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 Angelika Becker

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Dipl.-Wirt.-Inf. Angelika Becker

Wirtschaftsstatistik und -klassifikationen, Bürokratieabbau