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Profile of registrant

Solvay SA

Identification number in the register: 58089691185-94
Registration date: 19/02/09 15:21:32

The information on this organisation was last modified on 18/02/14 11:27:51
The date of the last annual update was 18/02/14 11:27:51

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Solvay SA
Legal status: SA
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Companies & groups

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Solvay Executive Committee .
Position: Executive Committee

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Johan Van Regemorter
Position: Director EU Affairs

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 310 Rue de Ransbeek 
Bruxelles 1120
Telephone number: (+32) 2641457
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: SOLVAY in brief

- TOP 10 worldwide largest chemical player
- Among the world leaders in selected markets and products, generating over 90% of sales in businesses where it is among the top 3 global
- Global presence with 40% of sales in fast growing countries
- EUR 12.4 billion in net sales in 2012
- EUR 2.1 billion REBITDA in 2012
- 29,000 people worldwide
- 111 industrial sites
- Worldwide presence in 55 countries
- 12 major R&D centers
- Diversified end-markets such as consumer goods, construction, automotive, energy, water and environment and electronics.
- Strategy of sustainable and profitable growth by investing in high value added activities and new products with low energy footprint
- Chief Executive Officer: Jean-Pierre Clamadieu
- Founded in 1863 by Ernest Solvay in Belgium
- Listed on the NYSE Euronext stock exchange in Brussels & Paris
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 10
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Energy and Climate Policy, Environment Policy, Trade Policy, Research and Development, Biotechnology, Social and Employment Policy, Internal Market, Taxation, Competitiveness, Consumer Policy, Finance, Industrial Policy

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Competition
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Solvay is, among others, a member of Cefic, BusinessEurope and the ERT.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 250000  € - 300000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.