Annual Report 2016

"Creating sustainable value” is our purpose that unites all of us at Henkel.

We want to create value – for our customers and consumers, for our people, for our shareholders as well as for the wider society and communities, in which we operate. Henkel’s employees will always put their passion, pride and enthusiasm into making this happen.

The 2016 Annual Report provides a comprehensive overview of the business development in 2016 at Henkel. It contains the combined management report, the consolidated financial statements of the Henkel AG & Co. KGaA and its subsidiaries, as well as further information on Henkel and its three business units as pdf download.

Stories 2016

CEO Letter


* Adjusted for one-time charges/gains and restructuring charges
** Proposal to shareholders for the Annual General Meeting on April 6, 2017


About our Company

Henkel operates globally with a well-balanced and diversified portfolio. The company holds leading positions with its three business units in both industrial and consumer businesses thanks to strong brands, innovations and technologies. Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the global leader in the adhesives market – across all industry segments worldwide. In its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care businesses, Henkel holds leading positions in many markets and categories around the world. Founded in 1876, Henkel looks back on more than 140 years of success. Henkel employs more than 50,000 people globally. As a recognized leader in sustainability, Henkel holds top positions in many international indices and rankings. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.