Monday, 15 July 2013

PR Newswire , Top 100 Chemical Suppliers - ICIS Chemical Business magazine

We owe special thanks to the major chemical distributor associations that made this worldwide listing possible - the US-based National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD), the European Association of Chemical Distributors (FECC), Associquim (Brazilian Association of Chemical and Petrochemical Distributors), and the Canadian Association of Chemical Distributors (CACD)," Chang added.

Best 100 Chemicals Suppliers

The listing also goes beyond the Top 100 companies by sales. This year we provide details on 213 chemical distributors around the world.A new feature this year includes data on sales from trading activities as opposed to traditional distribution.

Topping the charts once again is Germany-based Brenntag, with $12.8bn in sales, followed by US-based Univar with $10.3bn in revenues. Germany-based Helm takes the third spot at around $7bn in sales with US-based Nexeo Solutions in fourth with sales of $4.1bn.

Currency conversions to US dollars for the ranking were based on year-end 2012 exchange rates.

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The ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors is a global ranking based on total sales. Separately, it also lists leaders in key geographies such as North America, Europe, Asia, Latin America and Middle East & Africa based on sales in those regions.

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Resource : NEW YORK and LONDON, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/


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