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The SCHOTT Group

As a leading global manufacturer of specialty glass, glass-ceramics, and other advanced materials, it is our goal to create life-changing innovations for a better future. Our success comes from the expertise and experience of our employees and partners around the world.
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Our purpose

Where others say no, we say yes. Because at SCHOTT we believe that shared responsibility can achieve the impossible. We are constantly exploring unique and innovative ways to make a difference for businesses, industries and people.

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Annual Report

From our key financial results and production statistics to the number of patents we hold and different nationalities we employ: Learn more about SCHOTT by discovering some facts and figures.

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SCHOTT Management

The SCHOTT Management Board comprises three experts. Alongside the 12-member Supervisory Board, they are all committed to the guiding principles of “Pioneering. Responsibly. Together”.

SCHOTT has been re-inventing glass for over 140 years

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Carl Zeiss Foundation

SCHOTT’s corporate model was formed over 100 years ago, and is designed to secure the long-term future of the two foundation companies and the promotion of science. The organization is now one of Germany’s largest private foundations.

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Research and Development

Over 140 years of experience in creating groundbreaking glass solutions evolved into a commitment to material innovation. Discover how we use our unique skill-set and the latest technology to set new standards in a wide range of industries.

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Regions and Locations

From Europe and the US, across Asia and South America, SCHOTT has production sites and sales offices in 33 countries around the globe. This vast international presence gives us a valuable global outlook and a worldwide network of experts.

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For more information about all aspects of SCHOTT and its work around the world, please contact us.

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