SDF.DE - K+S Aktiengesellschaft

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K+S Aktiengesellschaft

Bertha-von-Suttner Strasse 7
Kassel 34131
49 561 9301 0

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryChemicals - Major Diversified
Full Time Employees14,765

Key Executives

Dr. Burkhard LohrChairman of Exec. Directors1.88MN/A55
Dr. Thomas N??ckerPersonnel Director & Member of Board of Exec. Directors1.49MN/A60
Mr. Mark RobertsMember of Board of Exec. Directors1.69MN/A55
Mr. Thorsten BoeckersCFO & Member of Board of Exec. DirectorsN/AN/A43
Mr. Oliver MorgenthalHead of Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


K+S Aktiengesellschaft, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells potash, magnesium, and salt products worldwide. Its Potash and Magnesium Products segment produces and markets mineral fertilizers, such as potassium chloride for crops, including cereals, corn, rice, and soy beans; fertilizers for crops; potassium and magnesium products for industrial applications; and health care and nutrition products for pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food processing, and animal feed industries. The company's Salt segment produces and markets salt for food processing, industrial salt, salt for chemical use, de-icing salt, and sodium chloride brine. Its Complementary Activities segment is involved in underground disposal of waste in potash and rock salt mines and recycling activities; the granulation of CATSAN and THOMAS; and trading in several basic chemicals, including caustic soda, nitric acid, sodium carbonate, calcium chloride, and magnesium chloride. K+S Aktiengesellschaft offers its products primarily under the C??R??BOS, ESCO, K+S-LOGO, MORTON, STIER, UMBRELLA GIRL, VATEL, WINDSOR, AXAL, REGENIT, SALDORO, ACTION MELT, SEASON-ALL, SYSTEM SAVER, BIOSAL, LOBOS, KADD, KORN-KALI, PATENTKALI, KALISEL, and BLIZZARD WIZARD brands. The company was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in Kassel, Germany.

Corporate Governance

K+S Aktiengesellschaft’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of January 1, 2018 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.