Brenntag (ISIN DE000A1DAHH0), the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, has expanded its distribution agreement with Elementis Specialties to distribute their specialty chemicals and additives for the coatings, adhesive and sealant industries in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and the Philippines.
Sanjay Karkhanis, President Materials Science, Brenntag Asia Pacific says: “We are excited to strengthen our strategic partnership with Elementis in these four countries as its products fit well into our existing product portfolios and will enable us to develop more value-adding solutions in coatings systems for our customers in each local market. This continues to build our longstanding partnership with Elementis, with whom we have been working with for more than 15 years in Asia Pacific.”
“Brenntag is our partner in many regions, and we look forward to expanding this relationship to the important markets in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and the Philippines for all our end-users,” Valerio Cittadini – Director Coatings EMEIA, Elementis Specialties explained. “We are particularly excited about the experienced leadership, strong sales team, technical capabilities, and broad geographical footprint that makes up the Brenntag value proposition.”
This distribution agreement between Brenntag and Elementis will be effective starting April 1, 2022.
Brenntag is the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution. The company holds a central role in connecting customers and suppliers of the chemical industry. Headquartered in Essen, Germany, Brenntag has more than 17,000 employees worldwide and operates a network of about 700 sites in 78 countries. In 2021, Brenntag generated sales of around 14.4 billion EUR. The two global divisions, Brenntag Essentials and Brenntag Specialties, provide a full-line portfolio of industrial and specialty chemicals and ingredients as well as tailor-made application, marketing and supply chain solutions, technical and formulation support, comprehensive regulatory know-how, and digital solutions for a wide range of industries. In the field of sustainability, Brenntag pursues specific goals and is committed to sustainable solutions in its own sector and the industries served. Brenntag shares have been listed at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 2010, initially in the MDAX and since September 2021 in the DAX. In addition, the Brenntag SE shares are listed in the DAX 50 ESG and DAX ESG Target. For more information, visit www.brenntag.com