Responsibility Statement

To the best of our knowledge, and in accordance with the applicable reporting principles for interim financial reporting, the interim consolidated financial statements give a true and fair view of the assets, liabilities, financial position and profit or loss of the Bayer Group, and the interim management report includes a fair review of the development and performance of the business and the position of the Bayer Group, together with a description of the principal opportunities and risks associated with the expected development of the Bayer Group for the remaining months of the financial year.

Leverkusen, July 25, 2017
Bayer Aktiengesellschaft

The Board of Management

Werner Baumann (signature)

Werner Baumann

Liam Condon (signature)

Liam Condon

Johannes Dietsch (signature)

Johannes Dietsch

Dr. Hartmut Klusik (signature)

Dr. Hartmut Klusik

Kemal Malik (signature)

Kemal Malik

Erica Mann (signature)

Erica Mann

Dieter Weinand (signature)

Dieter Weinand