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Last update 28 May 2020

Description of economic activities

Manufacture of instruments and appliances for measuring, testing and navigation (NACE2 2651)

This company is engaged in the manufacture and supply of products for biomedical research and medical technology, system solutions for the semiconductor, automotive and mechanical engineering industries, as well as consumer goods, such as eyeglass lenses, camera lenses and binoculars. Headquartered in Oberkochen, Germany, the company is a leading international group of companies operating worldwide in the optical and opto-electronic industries. It was founded in 1846.The company is organized into six main business groups: medical systems; semiconductor technology; consumer optics; microscopy; industrial metrology; and opto-electronic systems. It is a subsidiary of Carl Zeiss Stiftung. The company has production facilities in USA; Hungary; Switzerland; Mexico; Belarus; and China. Its customers include Sony in Tokyo; Nokia in Helsinki; Arnold & Richter in Munich; Hasselblad in Gothenburg; Band Pro Film & Digital in Hollywood; Alpa in Zurich; Sinar in Schaffhausen; and Rollei/Franke & Heidecke in Braunschweig.
  • CARL ZEISS AG

  • Germany (DE)
  • Company type: Corporate
  • Parent company: CARL-ZEISS-STIFTUNG
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Dr. Naturwissenschaften Dieter Karl Kurz
  • CEO Total remuneration: N/A
  • Website: www.zeiss.de

Financial data

Number of employees

N/A
27,759
25,820
24,838

Revenue 1

N/A
5.821
5.368
4.89

EBIT 1

N/A
772.099
752.287
599.858

EBITDA 1

N/A
772.099
752.287
599.858

1 numbers are in millions

  • RepRisk Indicator (last month):  N/A

Social dialog

  • Transnational Corporate Agreement (TCA): N/A
  • Global Framework Agreement (GFA): N/A
  • Societas Europaea (SE): N/A
  • Bangladesh Accord: N/A

European Works Councils

Standards and certifications

  • Global Compact: N/A
  • CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project): N/A
  • Modern Slavery Statement: N/A
  • Transparency Index: N/A
  • SA8000 Social Accountability: N/A
  • Integrated report: N/A
  • ISO26000: N/A
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  • Social Development Goals (SDGs): N/A

Global Reporting Initiative certification

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  • Global Reporting Initiative GRI G4: N/A

Other company declarations

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  • Accessibility: N/A

Policies

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  • Policy to protect the right to health and safety in the workplaces where the company operates: N/A
  • Policy to protect the right to health and safety in the workplaces in the supply chain: N/A
  • Diversity policy: N/A

Universal declarations

Declarations and treaties recognised by the country where the company has its registered office

  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights:
  • European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR):
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of CDFL Workers (Strasbourg Charter 1989):
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union EU CFR (Nice Charter 2000):
  • Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union TFEU:
  • Registered office in an OECD country:
  • ILO C029 - Forced Labour Convention, 1930 (No. 29):
  • ILO C087 - Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 (No. 87):
  • ILO C098 - Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949 (No. 98):
  • ILO C100 - Equal Remuneration Convention, 1951 (No. 100):
  • ILO C105 - Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957 (No. 105):
  • ILO C111 - Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention, 1958 (No. 111):
  • ILO C138 - Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138):
  • ILO C182 - Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 (No. 182):

Directives applied in the company offices in EU 27

  • D. 80/987/EEC:
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  • Council D. 2001/86/EC:
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  • D. 2002/73/EC:
  • Council D. 2003/72/EC:
  • EP and Council D. 2005/56/EC:
  • D. 2009/38/EC:
  • D. 2004/25/EC:
  • D. 2011/35/EU:

Presence in main rankings

  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations: N/A
  • Global CSR Rep Trak 100: N/A
  • BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable US Brands: N/A
  • The Worlds Best Multinational Workplaces: N/A
  • The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25: N/A
  • The Worlds Most Innovative Companies: N/A
  • The Diversity Inc Top 50 Companies: N/A
  • Best Global Websites: N/A
  • Green Ranking Global Top 500: N/A
  • Green Ranking Global Top 100: N/A