Markets & Regions

Some innovations are especially effective when they are used in a certain location. Evonik operates in 100 countries all over the globe. In this section we report on the close connections between innovations and places.

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Knowing what will count

What will the world look like in 2040? Futurologists at Evonik have developed five scenarios.

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We're Multiplying

A look at the future: Figures and forecasts regarding the development of the world’s population.

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Evonik Country


Norway is an innovation-driven country and a leading exporter – a promising market for Evonik.

Evonik Country

South Africa

The “Rainbow Nation” is a future market on an upswing. Impressions from the Evonik country South Africa.

Evonik Country


This country of lakes and forests has the world’s tenth-largest economy and is as big as the whole of Europe.


Separate Ways

High-tech membranes from Austria help to exploit natural gas fields with a high CO₂ content.

Evonik Country


A photo tour through the world’s fifth-largest country—a land of superlatives that has more mobile phone contracts than inhabitants.

Facts & Figures

Innovation Hubs

Apart from Silicon Valley, where are the world’s innovation hotspots that offer startups a fertile environment?


The City That Constantly Reinvents Itself

What makes this city-state’s culture so special? We paid a visit to this small country with great ­ambitions.


Especially Resilient

Lighter than steel, flexible, and corrosion-resistant: three reasons for the success of polyamide 12, underground and in your car.


From Gas Pipe to Sport Shoe

One basic substance, countless applications— additives give polyamide 12 the attributes it needs for a variety of purposes.

Facts & Figures

Environmental pioneers and nuclear power users

Every country needs energy. A look at how other countries generate electricity.

Evonik Country


This country is characterized by diversity, tradition, and confidence in the future.

Evonik Elements Edition 02 2019

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