The annual financial statements of Solvay SA are presented in summary format below. In accordance with the Belgian Companies Code, the annual financial statements of Solvay SA, the management report, and the statutory auditor’s report will be filed with the National Bank of Belgium.

These documents are also available free of charge on the internet, or upon request sent to:

Solvay SA
rue de Ransbeek 310
B – 1120 Brussels

The balance sheet of Solvay SA at the end of the year 2018 presented below is based on a dividend distribution of € 3.75 per share.

At the end of 2018, Solvay SA has still one Branch, Solvay S.A. Sede Secondaria per l'Italia (Via Piave 6, 57013 Rosignano, Italy).

The accounts of Solvay SA are prepared in accordance with Belgian generally accepted accounting principles.

The main activities of Solvay SA consist of holding and managing a number of investments in Group companies and of financing the Group’s activities from the bank and bond markets. As from 2017, Solvay SA has carried out a Group internal factoring activity without recourse. As a result, Solvay SA owns and manages Group’s trade receivables from customers based in Europe and in Asia. It manages the research center at Neder-Over-Heembeek (Brussels, Belgium) and a very limited number of commercial activities not undertaken through subsidiaries.