51368 Leverkusen, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)214 30-1
Bayer is a Life Science company with core competencies in the areas of health care and agriculture. Business operations are the responsibility of the divisions Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Health, Crop Science and Animal Health.
The Pharmaceuticals Division focuses on prescription products, especially for cardiology and women’s healthcare, and on specialty therapeutics in the areas of oncology, hematology and ophthalmology. The Consumer Health Division markets mainly nonprescription products in the dermatology, nutritional supplement, analgesic, gastrointestinal, cold, allergy, sinus and flu, foot care and sun protection categories. The Crop Science Division is a world-leading agriculture enterprise with businesses in seeds, crop protection and nonagricultural pest control. The Animal Health business unit ranks among the leading international innovators in its field. It develops and markets products and solutions for the prevention and treatment of diseases in companion and farm animals. Processes in the white biotechnology can contribute to the efficient and environment-friendly production of agents in all areas.
The Bayer Group comprises around 301 consolidated companies in 78 countries with a total of 115,200 employees worldwide (on December 31, 2016). Global headquarters are in Leverkusen, Germany. In 2016, the sales of the enterprise amounted to 46,769 billion euros.