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Half year results 2022
Umicore delivers first-half performance in line with Q1 outlook, in a challenging market context, and makes good progress in the execution of the “Umicore 2030 – RISE” strategy.
Umicore launches “Umicore 2030 - RISE”, its new strategic plan designed to accelerate value creative growth
Chief Executive Officer Mathias Miedreich, along with his Management Board colleagues, will unveil Umicore’s new strategy “Umicore 2030 - RISE”.
All agenda items approved at the shareholders' meetings
On Thursday 28 April 2022, Umicore held its ordinary, special and extraordinary shareholders’ meetings in the “Marquis Building” in Brussels, Belgium. The shareholders approved all agenda items.
Umicore on track for a strong 2022 performance
Umicore recorded a strong performance across all of its business groups in the first quarter in a volatile market context, despite rising cost inflation.
Umicore and ACC enter strategic partnership for EV battery materials in Europe
Umicore and Automotive Cells Company (a joint company between Stellantis, Mercedes-Benz and TotalEnergies) together with its subsidiary Saft) have signed a long-term strategic supply agreement for EV cathode materials in Europe.
Notice of ordinary, special and extraordinary shareholders’ meetings
Umicore invites its shareholders to participate in its ordinary, special and extraordinary shareholders’ meetings which will be held on Thursday 28 April 2022 at 17:00 CEST in the “Marquis Building” (rue du Marquis 1, 1000 Brussels).
Full Year Results 2021
Umicore posted all-time record revenues and earnings in 2021, despite the severe disruption in global car production in the second half of the year as a result of the semiconductor shortage.
Umicore and Volkswagen AG to create European EV battery materials Joint Venture
Umicore and Volkswagen AG plan to establish a joint venture to build up precursor and cathode material production capacities in Europe to supply Volkswagen AG’s European battery cell production, making a considerable contribution to the region’s…
Umicore appoints Frank Daufenbach as Chief Strategy Officer
Frank Daufenbach will join Umicore’s Management Board as Chief Strategy Officer effective December 6th. In this newly created role, Frank will support the Management Board in their strategic choices, both within and across Business Groups, as they…
Umicore revises slightly its 2021 outlook
Umicore revises slightly its full year 2021 outlook and now expects adjusted EBIT to approach € 1 billion.
Umicore signs long-term sustainable lithium contracts with Ganfeng and Vulcan
Umicore announces today the signing of long-term lithium supply agreements with Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd. and Vulcan Energy Resources. Both contracts have an initial duration of five years and can be extended upon mutual agreement.