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Last update 28 May 2020

Description of economic activities

Manufacture of cordage, rope, twine and netting (NACE2 1394)

This company is engaged in the manufacture of electronics, fabrics, industrial, and medical products. It was established in 1965 and has its registered office in Putzbrunn, Germany. The company's electronic products include special cables and cable assemblies for aviation, aerospace, automation, telecommunication, medical, and information technology industries. It provides vascular grafts, implants, patches, and dental implants for medical applications. It offers fabrics for sportswear, leisurewear, work and protective wear, accessories, surgical garments, and the treatment of waste. The company provides filter media and gaskets for environmental technologies, food, plant engineering, and fibres and textiles applications. It also offers materials for automobiles and supporting the quest for alternative fuel sources, as well as for chemical processing, computer/telecommunications/electronics energy, and medical/healthcare applications. The company markets its products in the Middle East, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, and Africa.
  • W.L. GORE & ASSOCIATES GMBH

  • Germany (DE)
  • Company type: Corporate
  • Parent company: W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES (UK) HOLDING COMPANY LIMITED
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Mr Armin Bieringer
  • CEO Total remuneration: N/A
  • Website: www.gore.com

Financial data

Number of employees

N/A
1,558
1,498
1,461

Revenue 1

N/A
680.639
666.374
603.945

EBIT 1

N/A
59.362
57.595
24.885

EBITDA 1

N/A
74.17
72.656
38.516

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

  • EWC: N/A

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
  • OECD Guidelines:
  • Social Development Goals (SDGs): N/A

Global Reporting Initiative certification

  • Global Reporting Initiative standards: N/A
  • Global Reporting Initiative GRI G4: N/A

Other company declarations

  • Corporate Social Responsability:
    N/A
  • Accessibility: N/A

Other resources

Policies

  • Training policy: N/A
  • 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:
  • D. 89/391/EEC:
  • D. 98/59/EC:
  • D. 2000/43/EC:
  • D. 2000/78/EC:
  • D. 2001/23/EC:
  • Council D. 2001/86/EC:
  • D. 2002/14/EC:
  • 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:
  • 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