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Bayer

Known for Seminis™, DeRuiter™

Bayer is a life science company with three divisions: Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Health and Crop Science. The Crop Science division is the company’s agricultural enterprise, with businesses in seeds, crop protection and non-agricultural pest control. In August 2018, Bayer completed the USD 66 billion takeover of the US-based company Monsanto. As a result of this acquisition, Bayer has divested part of its former seed activities and portfolios to German chemical company BASF. The company offers a broad portfolio of vegetables and field crops.

Ranking position
#1/32
Total score
63.8/100
Measurement area Score Rank (0-32)

Governance and strategy

7.5 / 10 #2

Genetic resources and intellectual property management

10.0 / 15 #3

Research and development

10.8 / 20 #4

Seed production

8.4 / 15 #3

Marketing and sales

18.8 / 25 #1

Capacity building

8.3 / 15 #6

Leading practices

Risks and opportunities

Index crops in portfolio

See results for

  1. 2016
  2. 2019

More about the company

Headquarters
Leverkusen, Germany
Ownership structure
Listed
Group revenue USD
47,045,454,600
Seed revenue USD
9,737,600
Website
https://www.cropscience.bayer.com/

Locations

  • Title: Bayer (Western and Central Africa)
    Place: Nigeria
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (Western and Central Africa)
    Place: Nigeria
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: Bayer (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: Kenya
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: Bayer (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: Kenya
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: Tanzania
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: Tanzania
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: Bayer (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: South Africa
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: Bayer (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: South Africa
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: Zambia
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: Zambia
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: Bayer (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: India
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Indonesia
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Philippines
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Vietnam
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: Bayer (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: India
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: Bayer (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Pakistan
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: Bayer (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Philippines
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: Bayer (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Thailand
    Description: Breeding station