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Umicore at a glance

We are the circular materials technology company.

Umicore is a leading circular materials technology company with an extensive expertise in the fields of material science, chemistry and metallurgy. Our overriding goal of sustainable value creation is based on the ambition to develop, produce and recycle materials in a way that fulfils our mission: "materials for a better life". Which is why we are now more than ever determined to leverage our unique position and mutually reinforcing portfolio of activities to accelerate the global transformation of mobility, respond to the growing need for advanced materials, and contribute to the pursuit of a global circular economy.

Umicore at a glance

11,565 Colleagues
44 Production sites
15 R&D - Technical sites
Colleagues Europe 6,645 Production sites Europe 17 R&D - Technical sites Europe 7
North America
Colleagues North America 718 Production sites North America 9 R&D - Technical sites North America 1
South America
Colleagues South America 690 Production sites South America 4 R&D - Technical sites South America 1
Asia Pacific
Colleagues Asia Pacific 3,348 Production sites Asia Pacific 13 R&D - Technical sites Asia Pacific 6
Colleagues Africa 164 Production sites Africa 1


€ 3,963m

Clean Mobility & Recycling


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R&D expenditure


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