Our key markets

Making it happen for customers

Solutions for a world of possibilities

Every day we work with thousands of customers worldwide in end markets across the Health, Nutrition and Sustainable Living domains. Our solutions, capabilities - and people - make it possible for them to achieve their goals. Quite simply, their success is our success.

Key markets

Whilst our businesses operate in numerous additional markets, these represent DSM's current key markets.

  • Animal feed

    Animal feed

    We enable our customers to produce sustainable and healthy animal proteins through the most comprehensive portfolio of science-based animal nutrition solutions.

  • Dietary supplements

    Dietary supplements

    Innovating and differentiating customers’ portfolios, inspiring consumers to rethink health as a priority.

  • Food & beverage

    Food & beverage

    Meeting complex consumer demand for more planet-friendly, tastier, and healthier foods & beverages.

  • Personal care

    Personal care

    Addressing the increasingly diverse needs of today’s highly engaged consumers with ingredients & services for beauty & home care.

  • Pharma solutions

    Pharma solutions

    Vitamins and lipids APIs (Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients) for over-the-counter health products and prescription medications.

  • Automotive

    Automotive

    Our innovative engineering materials are developed to meet a wide variety of technological automotive challenges.

  • Electrical & electronics

    Electrical & electronics

    Engineering materials for customers producing innovative, safer, thinner, lighter and more connected devices that reduce carbon footprint, improve safety, and boost connectivity.

Sustainable Development Goals

We’re so convinced of the value of doing well by doing good that our strategy is now aligned with the Sustainable Development (SDG) goals outlined by the United Nations at the 2015 Paris Agreement. We’re 100% behind all 17 SDGS, but we strive to deliver on five in particular. 

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  • Our businesses

    Our businesses

    From animal and human nutrition & health to specialty food ingredients, from medical devices to sustainable plastics and protective materials to venturing…our businesses are here to bring value to all stakeholders.

  • Factbooks

    Factbooks

    DSM's Factbook provides investors and analysts with an introduction to the company and our key individual businesses.