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Breakthroughs begin with curiosity

Our company is a vibrant team of specialists in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. We share a love of science and a passion for technology.

We love a challenge

We discover and develop for life in all its vibrancy, from great human questions to small everyday joys. For more than 350 years, curiosity has been driving us to deliver excellence to patients and our customers – and to imagine the future.

Our pursuit: progress for people everywhere

From prescription medicines to treat conditions such as cancer and infertility, our goal is to make a difference to millions of people around the world.

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In our Life Science business we collaborate with the global scientific community to solve the industry's toughest problems. We provide scientists with lab materials, technologies and services to make research and biotech production simpler, faster and safer.

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In our Electronics business we develop specialty chemicals for demanding applications, from liquid crystals and OLED materials for displays and lighting to effect pigments for coatings and cosmetics through to high-tech materials for the electronics industry.

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Let’s make great things happen together!

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Many of our achievements in science and technology are built on strong partnerships. We join forces with companies, researchers and bold innovators from all over the world.

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  1. Press Releases

    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, raises forecast for full year 2021

    Based on high demand expected to continue throughout the year and a very strong first quarter of 2021 with net sales of EUR 4.63 bn resulting in EBITDA pre of EUR 1.51 bn and EPS pre of EUR 2.18, ...

    2021/05/04

  2. Statement

    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Statement on the Out-licensing Agreement for ...

    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany has entered into an out-licensing agreement with MoonLake Immunotherapeutics AG for sonelokimab (M1095).

    2021/05/03

  3. Press Releases

    EMD Electronics strengthens business model for Surface Solutions in the Nordics

    EMD Electronics today announced the transfer of the customer service for its Surface Solutions industrial business in Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway and Iceland to Bodo Möller Chemie Group.

    2021/04/27

Oschmann Oschmann

We are a science and technology company driven by a passion for research and discovery. It is a special honor for me to lead this unique company. We are well-positioned for sustainable and profitable growth. We have a lot planned. We are curious about the future. I hope that you share our curiosity.

Stefan Oschmann

Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany