Bayer has been present in the Middle East since the late 1880s. Operations in the Middle East are headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Moreover, Bayer has legal entities and representations in Cyprus, Egypt, Iran, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia.
In other countries in this region, Bayer’s products are marketed by distributors and third-party agencies. Bayer has more than 800 employees in this region. During 2015, the Life Science activities in the region showed double-digit growth (Fx & portfolio adj) compared to the previous year, resulting in EUR 430 million in sales.