KWS

KWS SAAT SE specializes in plant breeding with a focus on sugar beet, corn, cereals, rapeseed and potatoes. Read more

Hagen Duenbostel's photo - CEO of KWS

CEO

Hagen Duenbostel

CEO Approval Rating

62/100

Founded:

1856

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Syngenta International AG is seen as one of KWS's top competitors. Syngenta International AG was founded in Basel, Basel-City} in 2000. Syngenta International AG is in the Agricultural Products industry. Compared to KWS, Syngenta International AG generates $14.3B more revenue.

BASF is KWS's #2 competitor. BASF was founded in 1865, and its headquarters is in Ludwigshafen, Rhineland-Palatinate. BASF is in the Specialty Chemicals field. BASF has 110,302 more employees than KWS.

Bayer is KWS's #3 rival. Bayer is headquartered in Leverkusen, North Rhine-Westphalia, and was founded in 1863. Bayer operates in the Medical Research & Laboratories industry. Bayer generates 11,537,779% the revenue of KWS.

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KWS Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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$ < 1M

KWS's revenue is the ranked 15th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 29.4B. Over the last two quarters, KWS's revenue has decreased by 0%. Specifically, in Q3 2020's revenue was $ < 1M; in Q2 2020, it was $ < 1M.

KWS Acquisitions

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Pop Vriend Seeds

Jun 2019

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These are all the companies that KWS has acquired. KWS's latest acquisition was Pop Vriend Seeds in Jun 2019.

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These are all the companies that KWS has invested in. KWS's latest investment was Pop Vriend Seeds in Jun 2019.

KWS News

March 10, 2021MarketScreener

KWS acquires tomato breeding company

(marketscreener.com) DGAP-News: KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA / Key word: Takeover KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA: K... See more »
March 4, 2021MarketScreener

Villeroy & Boch AG english

(marketscreener.com) Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging manage... See more »
February 18, 2021MarketScreener

KWS with stable business performance in a challenging environment - Guidance for the year confirmed

(marketscreener.com) DGAP-News: KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA / Key word: Half Year Results KWS SAAT SE & Co... See more »
February 10, 2021MarketScreener

First varieties with significantly improved Cercospora tolerance approved in Germany

(marketscreener.com) DGAP-News: KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA / Key word: Product Launch KWS SAAT SE & Co. K... See more »
January 25, 2021MarketScreener

Release of a capital market information

(marketscreener.com) DGAP Post-admission Duties announcement: MLP SE / MLP SE / Disclosure according ... See more »
January 15, 2021MarketScreener

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons

(marketscreener.com) Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging manage... See more »
December 18, 2020MarketScreener

Release of a capital market information

(marketscreener.com) DGAP Post-admission Duties announcement: KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA / Share buyback ... See more »

KWS Press Releases

November 27, 2018Central Charts

Rye seed business shows good performance

The KWS Group (ISIN: DE0007074007) grew its net sales slightly by 4.0% to EUR141.4 million in the fir... See more »
July 3, 2018Newswire

KWS Joins the Thought for Food Inner Circle

Leading global seed company signs multi-year agreement to support the Thought For Food Foundation and... See more »
November 23, 2016NewsMaker

Global Corn Seed Market 2016 : Groupe Limagrain, KWS AG, Syngenta, Bayer Crop Science, DLF-Trifolium, Monsanto

Market Research Report on Corn Seed market 2016 is a professional and in-depth study on the current s... See more »
June 2, 2016GlobalNewswire

KWS SAAT SE english

September 2, 2015PR-INSIDE.COM

KWS SAAT AG (KWS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

(PR-inside.com) KWS SAAT AG (KWS) is an agriculture and forestry company. The company operates throug... See more »
April 30, 2015PR-INSIDE.COM

KWS SAAT AG (KWS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market Study Published

(PR-inside.com) KWS SAAT AG (KWS) is an agriculture and forestry company. The company operates throug... See more »
January 28, 2015NEWSWISE

KWS Opens Gateway Research Center in St. Louis to Strengthen Work in Plant Research

The new facility is part of an initial capital investment of $6.5 million by KWS SAAT AG in the regio... See more »

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KWS Headquarters

Grimsehlstraße 31

Einbeck, Lower Saxony37574

49-5561-3110

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KWS Summary

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KWS SAAT SE specializes in plant breeding with a focus on sugar beet, corn, cereals, rapeseed and potatoes. KWS was founded in 1856. KWS's headquarters is located in Einbeck, Lower Saxony, DE 37574. KWS's latest acquisition was Pop Vriend Seeds. KWS's...

CEO

KWS's CEO, Hagen Duenbostel, currently has an approval rating of 62%. KWS's primary competitors are Syngenta International AG, BASF & Bayer.

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kws.com

Frequently Asked Questions about KWS

  1. When was KWS founded?

    KWS was founded in 1856
  2. Who is KWS's CEO?

    KWS's CEO is Hagen Duenbostel
  3. How much revenue does KWS generate?

    KWS generates $ < 1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does KWS have?

    KWS has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is KWS's headquarters?

    KWS's headquarters is in Einbeck Lower Saxony, DE
  2. How many employees does KWS have?

    KWS has 0 employees
  3. Who are KWS's competitors?

    KWS's top competitors are Syngenta International AG, BASF, Bayer