Form 6-K

                             Washington, D.C. 20549

                            Report of Foreign Issuer
                      Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
                       the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

For the month of: June 2003

                          SGL CARBON Aktiengesellschaft

                              (Name of registrant)

                               Rheingaustrasse 182
                                 65203 Wiesbaden

                    (Address of Principal Executive Offices)

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports
under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F:

                  Form 20-F   X                      Form 40-F

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information
contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the SEC
pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934:

                  Yes                                   No   X
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If "Yes" is marked, indicate the file number assigned to the registrant in
connection with Rule 12g3-2(b): N/A

                                  Exhibit Index

1. Press Release issued June 11, 2003 regarding price increase.

                                 EXHIBIT 1

            SGL Carbon Increases Graphite Electrode Prices

    WIESBADEN, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 11, 2003--The SGL Carbon
Group is increasing the price of its core product graphite electrodes
in Asia (except China), Near Middle East and Africa with immediate
effect for all new orders by 500 US$ per ton.
    This price increase is expected to level off the significant price
differences between Europe/USA and Asia/Near Middle East. Capacity
utilization at SGL Carbon remains very high, order books are full.

    Important notice:

    This press release contains forward-looking statements as defined
in the US Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. It
contains forward-looking statements and information relating to sales
and earnings figures, based on currently available information. Actual
future results/trends could differ materially from those set forth in
such statements due to various factors. Such factors include
unforeseeable alterations in electric steel production, the
possibility of changing economic and competitive conditions, changes
in currency rates, technological developments, unanticipated
developments relating to recently acquired businesses and Group
companies, unforeseen difficulties relating to the investigations by
the European antitrust authorities and to the now completed
investigation by the Canadian and U.S. antitrust authorities and the
civil actions related to these investigations and other risks and
uncertainties, including those detailed in the Company's filings with
the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. SGL Carbon does not
intend to update these forward-looking statements, and does not assume
any obligation to do so.

    CONTACT: The SGL Carbon Group
             Stefan Wortmann, 0049 611 60 29 105;
             fax, 0049 6 11 60 29 101; mobile, 0049 170 540 2667;


     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

                                    SGL CARBON Aktiengesellschaft

Date: June 11, 2003        By:      /s/ Robert J. Kohler
                                    Name:    Robert J. Koehler
                                    Title:   Chairman of the Board of Management

                                    By:      /s/ Dr. Bruno Toniolo
                                    Name:    Dr. Bruno Toniolo
                                    Title:   Member of the Board of Management