Headquarters Stuttgart, Germany
Key people
Ulrich Bartel, President
Number of employees

Company Profile

As an industry leader, Coperion is well known for compounding and extrusion, feeding and weighing, bulk material handling and service.

The company's customers benefit from Coperion's divisions of Polymer and Strategic Markets / Aftermarket Sales and Service. These divisions are optimally networked on a global basis to offer support in the design, manufacturing and implementation of systems.

These divisions are staffed by engineers, chemists, technicians and a variety of industry experts, ensuring the optimal process solutions for their customers.

Coperion offers a wide-spread portfolio. Form valves to complete product lines for compounders and extruders and customized product developments for food and pharma industries, Coperion and Coperion K-Tron work closely with customers to optimize their processes.

The company's portfolio also includes extensive worldwide service and support including maintenance, spare parts, consulting and training. Currently the company has worldwide more than 10,000 installed bulk materials handling systems, 15,000 installed compounding machines & extruders, 20,000 installed feeders and pneumatic conveying systems.


  • Extruders and compounding machines
  • Process equipment
  • Plants and systems
  • Services


  • Extrusion technology
  • Feeding technology
  • Material handling technology
  • Research and development


  • Plastics
  • Plastic recycling
  • Chemicals
  • Food & pet food
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Minerals
  • Nonwovens



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External links

Coperion Website