Performance Materials

DKSH Performance Materials is a leading global distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients for the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, personal care, and specialty chemicals industries.                                                                                     

We develop cutting-edge products and solutions in our 53 state-of-the-art innovation centers to allow us to meet the ever-growing needs of our customers, create opportunities for our clients and strengthen our competitive advantage.

We research, develop, and launch new product ideas and value-added formulations thanks to the deep industry expertise, application know-how, and innovative approach of our over 1,600 specialized staff in 33 markets.

We provide a full range of market expansion services to support your business growth across Asia Pacific, Europe, and North America.

We are committed to providing service excellence through sourcing, inbound logistics, product formulation and application, marketing and sales, distribution and logistics, and after-sales services. Grow and expand your business with DKSH.

Market Expansion Services Across the Performance Materials Industry

Food & Beverage

Innovative food ingredients

Personal Care

Innovative cosmetic ingredients


Innovative pharmaceutical ingredients

Specialty Chemicals

Innovative specialty chemicals

What DKSH can do for you Expand your markets with DKSH Performance Materials

We provide all essential services from global sourcing, marketing and sales to distribution and after-sales services.
We offer total supply chain management, including regulatory services, which allow us to optimize processes, develop new products and accelerate innovation cycles.

Why partner with DKSH Clients choose to work with DKSH for its solution-driven business model

  • Food & Beverage

    Innovative food and beverage ingredients, formulations and services

  • Personal Care

    Innovative personal care and cosmetic ingredients, formulations and services

  • Pharmaceutical

    Innovative pharmaceutical ingredients, formulations and services

  • Specialty Chemicals

    Innovative specialty chemicals, formulations and services

  • DKSH innovation services

    Innovation services: production innovation, formulation support, technical consulting

  • DKSH sourcing services

    Sourcing services: technology scouting, supplier identification, supply chain outsourcing

  • DKSH Safety, Environment, Quality and Regulatory services

    Regulatory services: regulatory consulting, supplier certification, product registration

  • Information services via smartphone

    Information services: key client reporting, marketing intelligence, market research

Performance Materials Event Calendar

We raise awareness of our clients, services and product portfolios within our many served industries by strategically exhibiting at a variety of trade shows worldwide. In order to support the expansion of our clients’ businesses in new or existing markets, we also host and co-host technical seminars on product, formulation and innovation topics. 

Find out where we will be next with our useful event calendar.