Vision and values

Our vision and mission provide the framework for today’s activities and for the strategic orientation of the Group and shall explain the basis for our thinking and actions to our employees, shareholders, lenders, customers, suppliers and the public.

Through acquisitions in the fertilizer and salt business, K+S has changed fundamentally over the past decade. We have gained new markets, products and strategic options. At the same time, other corporate cultures and ways of thinking have enriched the Company. However, there is a recurring theme that runs through the successful history of our Company: For more than 125 years, we have been mining and processing raw materials, and the depth of our value added is enormous. In future too, the raw material and raw material-related sector will form the basis of our growth. We have formulated this as our vision:

A source of growth and life through nutrients and minerals