DKSH Business Line Specialty Chemicals Industry is a leading chemical distributor and global provider of Market Expansion Services for business partners in the graphics, electronics, paints and coatings, polymers, fibers and adhesives and industrial specialties industries.
We provide specialty chemicals to manufacturers in the paints, coatings, inks, polymers, engineering plastics, adhesives, rubber, agrochemical, petrochemical, packaging, graphics, technical film and other specialty industries.
We help our customers to develop new innovative products and applications in collaboration with our valuable suppliers and our team of specialized staff.
With our long-standing business contacts and strategic market insight, we develop new and alternative sources for innovative high-performance specialty chemicals that help drive your business success. Through our comprehensive global network, which gives instant access to markets around the world, we provide responsible and traceable sourcing of hard-to-find specialty raw materials, chemicals and products.
We develop tailor-made new products, formulations and breakthrough applications in collaboration with our team of chemists and chemical engineers from our dedicated award-winning Innovation Centers. Our market insight and broad overview enables us to scout for trends in products and technology in the vast global chemicals industry.
We provide all the required marketing and sales services as well as distribution and inbound logistics for companies lacking a global footprint. We have the capability to manage your entire supply chain, including import and export management, warehousing solutions and value-added services.
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We provide specialty chemicals to manufacturers in the following sectors of the specialty chemicals industry:
In the graphics area we provide products and services for printing plates (including computer-to-plate), ink-jet receptive media for paper and plastic substrate, specialty inks, and products for photographic applications.
For the electronics industry we offer products and services for IC photo resists and color filter resists, printed circuit boards, liquid crystal intermediates for liquid crystal production, optical films for printed electronics and photovoltaic applications.
Our offering for the film coating industry includes hightech films, packaging, and lamination, environmentally friendly products, and ID and security applications. We help our business partners find the correct, most innovative materials, while flexibly sourcing worldwide to ensure best value.
We offer the following products for film coating:
Specialty Chemicals is also involved in the petrochemical , fine chemical, construction, plant protection and pest control, catalyst, water treatment, and ceramics industries.
Our Paints & Coatings Industry team is a technical marketing and sales force that provides key raw materials and ideas to help drive technology forward. By sourcing new raw materials and low-cost alternatives we help our business partners to stay competitive. We are industry experts for products and services for adhesion promoters, high-performance resins and special-effect additives, and cater to the automotive and industrial paints, and decorative and architectural paints industries, among others.
Polymers, Fibers & Adhesives offers a wide range of products and services for the formulation of adhesives and sealants, master batches, compounds, engineering plastics and rubbers. In addition to this, we source and supply intermediates for resin manufacturing, and offer a range of materials for the production of artificial leather, fibers and textiles, as well as films for industry applications.
We offer tailored services that create new opportunities for clients and customers including:
Get the most innovative materials worldwide
Develop new products, ideas and patents with us
Benefit from our efficient manufacturing process control and superior quality
Let us bring your products to new markets
We deliver in time, on budget and in line with your specifications
We care about new products and accompany them all the way