A sustainable
company –
with every fiber

With Lenzing fibers you immediately feel it: they come from Nature itself. There is a piece of Nature in every product made of Lenzing fibers, and they accompany the user all day long.

The principles of botanics: air, water and earth allow trees to thrive. Lenzing makes use of this sustainable raw material to produce TENCEL®, Lenzing Modal® and Lenzing Viscose®.

LENZING News

Friday, 26 June 2015

Lenzing Apprentices Win the Three Top Awards at the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber Apprenticeship Award

Once a year “the stage is set for future talents”. At the Apprentice Award granted by the industrial section of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber, the best apprentices in Upper Austria during their second year of training in different categories were honored.

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Thursday, 21 May 2015

Two Sustainability Prizes for Lenzing

ENERGY GLOBE Award Austria 2015 / Category Earth for Lenzing Modal® COLOR TRIGOS Styria: CSR Newcomer Prize for TENCEL®

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Monday, 18 May 2015

Lenzing Group: Clear Earnings Improvement in the First Quarter of 2015

Increased revenue thanks to better product mix Cost savings improve operating results Market environment remains difficult

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Friday, 15 May 2015

Lenzing Issues EUR 150 mn German Private Placement (Schuldschein) with an Interest Rate of 1.43%

Lenzing AG, global market leader in the production of man-made cellulose fibers, has successfully issued and placed German Private Placement (Schuldschein) to the amount of EUR 150 mn (senior debt, unsecured) on the capital market. This transaction took place in connection with the termination of the existing German Private Placements and the issuing of new securities including a volume increase to the current level ...

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Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Lenzing Ordinary Shareholders’ Meeting resolves to distribute a dividend of EUR 1.00 per share

This year’s Ordinary Shareholders’ Meeting of Lenzing AG resolved to distribute a dividend of EUR 1.00 per share for the 2014 financial year, compared to EUR 1.75 per share for the previous year. The dividend payment is scheduled to take place on April 29, 2015, with April 27, 2015 set as the ex-dividend day.

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Wednesday, 15 April 2015

Lenzing Sells Dolan and European Carbon Fiber

The Lenzing Group announces the sale of its fully owned German subsidiary Dolan GmbH, Kelheim and its 91.1% stake in European Carbon Fiber GmbH, Kelheim to WHEB Partners’ Growth Fund 2 of England and Jan Verdenhalven. The corresponding agreement was concluded on April 15, 2015. Both sides agreed to keep the purchase price confidential.

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Tuesday, 24 March 2015

Lenzing Group: Operating Results in 2014 Exceed Expectations, Higher Cost-Saving Targets Achieved

Dividend proposal: EUR 1.00 per share Record sales volumes against the backdrop of declining fiber selling prices Countermeasures have a positive impact and improve operating results

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Friday, 20 March 2015

Management change from June 2015: Stefan Doboczky succeeds Peter Untersperger as CEO of Lenzing AG

Vienna, March 20, 2015 – The Supervisory Board of Lenzing AG appointed Stefan Doboczky as the new Chairman of the Management Board (CEO) of Lenzing AG. Mr. Doboczky will assume his new function on June 1st 2015. He takes over from Peter Untersperger, who will step down from his function as CEO per 31 May 2015 at his own request prematurely.

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Monday, 02 March 2015

Lenzing Group: Operating Results Above Expectations, One-Off Effects Negatively Impact Year-End-Results 2014

According to preliminary figures, consolidated sales of the Lenzing Group declined slightly to EUR 1.86 bn in 2014, down from the prior-year level of EUR 1.91 bn in 2013. This drop can be attributed to the continuing downward pressure on fiber prices as a consequence of the global surplus capacities of viscose fiber producers.

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Friday, 12 December 2014

TENCEL® Plant in Lenzing: Positive Scorecard in the Six-Month Ramp-up Phase

The track record of the new TENCEL® fiber production plant at the Lenzing site in Upper Austria during the initial six-month ramp-up phase has been a positive one.

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Thursday, 13 November 2014

Lenzing 1-9/2014: Persistently Difficult Market Environment, Cost Savings Measures Positively Impact Results

Q1-3 EBITDA of EUR 159.8 mn (down 16% from the previous year)

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Thursday, 25 September 2014

Friedrich Weninger to Step Down from the Management Board at the End of 2014

Vienna, September 25, 2014 – Friedrich Weninger, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Lenzing AG, will not extend his Management Board contract which will expire on December 31, 2014. Weninger, who has been working for the company for more than 25 years and recently managed the company’s global production facilities with its more than 6,000 employees, decided for personal reasons that he would not seek a contract ...

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