Annual Reports

The integrated Annual Report combines our financial reporting and our nonfinancial statement, which contains all material sustainability information required by commercial law. Our aim is to elucidate the interactions between financial, ecological and societal factors and underline their influence on our company’s long-term success.

Annual Report 2019

Bayer strategically and operationally successful

Key Figures

The financial statements of Bayer AG were prepared according to the requirements of the German. Commercial Code and Stock Corporation Act. The consolidated financial statements of the Bayer Group were prepared according to the German Commercial Code and the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

Sales 1


1 adjusted for currency and portfolio effects

EBITDA Before Special Items


Free cash flow

€ 4.2 billion

Net Income

€ 4.1 billion
€1.6 billion gain on sale of Currenta stake

Core Earnings per Share

€ 6.40

Proposed dividend 2

€ 2.80
2 per share

Downloads and Services

The following files are available for download. Our Financial Reports Newsletter informs you about the publication of our Quarterly Statements and Annual Reports.


Thursday, 27 February 2020

Financial News Conference: Full Year 2019 Results

February 2020
Investor Conference Call Full Year 2019


Since 2018 the Annual Report is available only as an online version. The online version contains the notes to the consolidated financial statements of the Bayer Group, along with additional information.

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