SGL Carbon SE operates as an investment holding company which is engaged in the manufacture of carbon and graphite products.
It operates through the following segments: Performance Products, Graphite Materials & Systems, and Carbon Fibers and Composites.
The Performance Products segment produces electrodes, cathodes, and furnace linings.
The Graphite Materials & Systems segment supplies expanded graphite products for industrial applications and machine components, products for the semiconductor industry, composites, and process technology.
The Carbon Fiber & Composites segment offers carbon fiber, carbon fiber-based fabrics, composites, and structural components.
The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Wiesbaden, Germany.