News Mar 29, 2018 Lanxess’ EBITDA pre exceptionals rise by 29.6% Specialty chemicals company Lanxess continues on its profitable growth path. The company ended fiscal year 2017 with record earnings. Lanxess has also made a good start to the new year. EBITDA pre exceptionals rose by 29.6 percent in fiscal year 2017 to 1.29 billion euros, the highest result in the company’s history. In the previous year, EBITDA pre exceptionals amounted to 995 million euros. The operating result was therefore at the top end of the forecast range of 1.25 billion euros to 1.3 billion euros.