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

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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Thursday, 21 August 2014

Lenzing Group: Ongoing Difficult Market Situation in the First Half of 2014

New record half-year fiber sales volume with all plants operating at full capacity Successful start-up of large-scale TENCEL® production plant in Lenzing Further intensification of the cost optimization program excelLENZ Significantly lower average fiber selling prices burden consolidated sales and earnings

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Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Successful Start-up of World’s Largest TENCEL®¹ Production Plant in Lenzing

First sales volumes already successfully marketed Technological milestone for TENCEL®, the fiber of the future The TENCEL® production plant secures 140 jobs at the Lenzing site Investment costs of EUR 150 mn and construction time of 24 months fully on schedule

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Wednesday, 25 June 2014

Fraudulent Use of the Lenzing Name

Within the last few days, serious incidents of identity theft took place in which the Lenzing name was misused in different ways and with fraudulent intent.

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Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Lenzing Listed in the VÖNIX Sustainability Index for the 9th Straight Year

Since 2005, about 60 publicly traded Austrian companies are analyzed each year on the basis of about 100 environmental and social criteria. The best companies are accepted for listing in the VÖNIX index (VBV Austrian Sustainability Index) for a period one year.

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