Lenzing Group

Leading Fiber Innovation

The Lenzing Group - headquarters in Upper Austria
World market leader

The Lenzing Group is a world market leader headquartered in Austria, with production sites in all major markets as well as a worldwide network of sales and marketing offices. Lenzing supplies the global textile and nonwovens industry with high-quality, botanic cellulose fibers. Its portfolio ranges from dissolving pulp to standard and specialty cellulose fibers.

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Quality and innovative strength

Lenzing quality and innovative strength set global standards for cellulose fibers. With 78 years of experience in fiber production, the Lenzing Group is the only company worldwide combining the manufacturing of all three cellulose fiber generations on a large scale under one roof – from the classic viscose to modal and the lyocell fiber TENCEL®.

The success of the Lenzing Group is based on its consistent customer orientation together with its leadership in innovation, technology and quality. Lenzing is committed to the principles of sustainable management and very high environmental standards. In addition to its core business of fibers, the Lenzing Group also operates in the field of engineering and plant construction.

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LENZING News

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Lenzing Generates Substantial Revenue and Earnings Growth in 2016

Revenue increased by 8 percent to EUR 2.13 bn EBITDA up 47.6 percent to EUR 428.3 mn Rise in share of specialty fibers to 42 percent Dividend proposal of EUR 3.00/share plus a special dividend of EUR 1.20/share Further earnings improvement expected in 2017

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Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Capacity Expansion in Heiligenkreuz starts with Ground-Breaking Ceremony

Expansion of capacities for premium specialty fibers by 25,000 tons Investments of about EUR 70 mn over the next twelve months Project highlights strategic importance of Heiligenkreuz for TENCEL® premium fibers

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Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Lenzing Management Board Proposes Dividend Increase and Payment of a Special Dividend

In addition to raising the dividend to EUR 3.00 per share, the management board of Lenzing AG proposes to pay out a special dividend amounting to EUR 1.20 per share.

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Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Official Verification: All Standard Lenzing Fibers Are Derived 100 Percent from Nature

USDA Biobased certification extended to Lenzing Viscose® and Lenzing Modal®

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Tuesday, 07 February 2017

Refibra™ fiber – Lenzing’s initiative to drive circular economy in the textile world

New fiber generation based on cotton scraps and wood Another milestone in Lenzing’s innovation heritage Close cooperation with leading textile chains

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Friday, 23 December 2016

Lenzing Reduces Stake in EQUI-Fibres

Lenzing - The Lenzing Group has reduced its equity stake in EQUI-Fibres Beteiligungs-gesellschaft mbH, Kelheim from 45 to 20 percent. EQUI-Fibres is the sole parent company of Kelheim Fibres GmbH, which manufactures viscose fibers at its plant in Kelheim, Germany. EQUI-Fibres reported total revenue of EUR 162 mn in 2015.

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Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Lenzing invests in new TENCEL® fiber plant in the USA

State-of-the-art 90,000 tons TENCEL® fiber plant to be built in Mobile, Alabama Investment of EUR 275 mn – operations to start in the first quarter of 2019 Strengthening of technical expertise by creating a new Management Board Role – Heiko Arnold appointed Chief Technology Officer

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Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Lenzing Number One in the World for Sustainable Wood Sourcing

Ranked first by the Canadian environmental organization Canopy Planet Society Re-confirmation of Lenzing’s leadership role in the field of sustainability Acknowledgment of the innovative strength of Lenzing’s new TENCEL® fiber from recycled cotton waste

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Wednesday, 16 November 2016

Lenzing Group: Substantial Earnings Increase in the First Nine Months of 2016

Revenue up 8.2 percent to EUR 1,578.4 mn EBITDA improvement of 52.2 percent to EUR 320.6 mn Operating cash flow doubled to EUR 374.9 mn Investment programs for pulp and specialty fibers gain momentum

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Tuesday, 11 October 2016

Lenzing invests EUR 100 mn in pulp production

Lenzing/Vienna, October 11, 2016 – The Lenzing Group will expand and modernize its existing dissolving wood pulp production at the sites in Lenzing/Austria and Paskov/Czech Republic.

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Early Extension of Robert van de Kerkhof’s Management Board Mandate at Lenzing AG

Employment contract for Chief Commercial Officer with responsibility for marketing and sales will be valid for a further three-year period

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Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Lenzing Group: Substantial Revenue and Earnings Increase in First Half-Year 2016

Revenue up 8.3% to EUR 1,034.8 mn EBITDA rose 54.3% to EUR 195.1 mn Free cash flow tripled to EUR 228.3 mn Expansion program for specialty fiber production capacities started

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