General presentation of Lonza
Learn a little more about the Lonza Company with a detailed presentation, especially of its main activities. As a result, you'll know the different sources of income of the company and will be able to anticipate its most important issues.
The Lonza group is a Swiss company operating in the chemicals sector. More specifically, the group is one of the world leaders in the development, manufacture and marketing of chemicals.
To better understand the group's activities, they can be divided into several divisions according to the percentage of turnover they generate as so:
- Biopharmaceuticals and nutritional ingredients represent the major part of the activities of this group with 70.4% of the turnover. They relate to proprietary syntheses, microbiological fermentation products, mammalian cell cultures, nutritional ingredients and others. The group also offers dosing solutions for pharmaceuticals, drugs and nutrition products.
- Organic fine chemicals and performance products generate 28.6% of the group's turnover. These products are intended for food, hygiene, care, wood maintenance and other products.
- The rest of the turnover, i.e. 1%, comes from a few other products.
It's also interesting to know the geographical distribution of the Lonza group. It realizes 9.7% of its turnover in Switzerland, 28.3% in Europe, 42.3% in the United States, 3.8% in America, 14.2% in Asia, 13.3% in Australia and New Zealand, 0.3% in Africa and 0.1% in the rest of the world.