CeramTec GmbH

About CeramTec GmbH

Welcome to the world of high-performance ceramics

CeramTec is a world-leading manufacturer of technical ceramics and is specialized in the development, manufacturing, and sale of parts, components, and products made from ceramic materials. With over a century of developmental and production experience, CeramTec is a global leader in the manufacture of advanced ceramics and engineers these materials for use in a wide variety of applications. Advanced ceramics from CeramTec are used in a range of industries, including in medical engineering, the automotive industry, electronics, energy and environmental engineering, as well as in equipment and mechanical engineering. The current portfolio comprises well over 10,000 products, components, and parts made from technical ceramics, along with a wide variety of ceramic materials.

With production sites and subsidiaries in Europe, America, and Asia, CeramTec is present around the globe as a manufacturer and supplier. The company is headquartered in Plochingen, near Stuttgart.

The company is represented worldwide with production facilities, sales offices and representative offices in Europe, the USA and Asia. CeramTec GmbH is represented with seven production locations in Germany (Plochingen, Ebersbach, Lauf, Lohmar, Marktredwitz, Wittlich, Wilhermsdorf), the international companies are set up in France (Paris), Switzerland (Spreitenbach), Italy (Bergamo), the Czech Republic (Sumperk), Spain (Barcelona), Korea (Suwon City), the USA (Laurens, Willoughby), Malaysia (Seremban), Poland (Gorzyce), Brazil (Nova Odessa), Mexico (Puebla), Great Britain (Southampton and Ruabon), India (Panaji and Patiala), Taiwan (Taipei) and China (Suzhou and Beijing).

CeramTec is divided into the following divisions in Germany:

  • Medical
  • Industrial (comprises Operations, Marketing & Innovation, Supply Chain, Quality Management as well the sales units Sales Electronics, Sales Mobility and Sales Industrial Applications; furthermore the regional units CeramTec North America, CeramTec Malaysia, CeramTec China and Emil Müller Group).

CeramTec is a portfolio company of BC Partners. BC Partners is represented with offices in London, Paris, Hamburg and New York.

Company profile


Plochingen, Germany


601-800M USD

Number of employees


Year founded





More then 1000

Processing capabilities

From single part to mass production

Quality certifications

ISO 9001, IATF16949, DIN EN ISO 13485,DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025, CGMPs

Environment certifications

ISO 5001, ISO 14001

Extra services

Engineering service, customized products, assembling of parts, material consulting service



CeramTec GmbH

CeramTec Platz 1-9

73207 Plochingen