• DKSH Discover

    DKSH Discover - Specialty chemicals and ingredients at your digital fingertips

  • Renewable and Bio-Based Alternatives: Trends for the Specialty Chemicals Industry in 2024

  • Exploring Three Rising Trends in the Personal Care Industry in 2024

  • New Energy Solutions and A Circular Economy: Trends for the Specialty Chemicals Industry in 2024

  • We cover the majority of the specialty chemicals and ingredients distribution market

    Distribution logistics

  • Innovation and formulation

  • Sourcing of hard-to-find specialty chemicals and ingredients


  • Regulatory guidance, support and compliance


  • Digital solutions to increase market coverage


  • Distribution and logistics for specialty chemical and ingredient producers

    Market coverage

DKSH is a leading specialty chemicals and food ingredients distributor and global provider of Market Expansion Services for business partners in the specialty chemicals, food and beverage, pharmaceutical and personal care industries.

Our vast and constantly growing geographic reach in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America allows us to speak the local languages and understand the local business environments to enable business partners to expand in new or existing markets. We have been providing Market Expansion Services for nearly 160 years.

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

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.


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Facts and figures

Success stories

  • Cooking Up the Finest Chocolate Recipes in Japan

    Cooking Up the Finest Chocolate Recipes in Japan

    A newly-opened Japanese chocolate retail store turned to DKSH when it needed something special to entice consumers. The result was a customized chocolate product and a unique recipe developed at Condirama Japan, DKSH’s innovative confectionery training and development center in Yokohama, Japan.

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    Introducing Natural Bakuchiol as the Hero Ingredient for Natural Skin Care in Malaysia

    All-natural skin care brand in Malaysia gets the hero treatment with bakuchiol, a plant-based ingredient with anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-bacterial properties.

  • Honeywell regains position as number one supplier of synthetic wax additives in Australia

    Honeywell is a Fortune 500 industrial-tech company with about 110,000 employees and 900 sites across the world. DKSH Australia began their relationship with Honeywell in April 2019 to explore the wax additive market in Australia.