As a leading specialty chemicals innovator, we know little things make a powerful difference. Using nature's tiniest building blocks, we can help advance everyday life – making it safer, more convenient and more environmentally sound for billions of people all over the world.
Building on 140 years of experience, Perstorp is privileged to provide essential properties for products in pockets, homes, offices and communities all over our planet. You'll find us everywhere from your mobile phone to the local dairy farm, representing a complete chain of solutions in organic chemistry, process technology and application development leading high-growth niches such as powder and UV-cured coatings, plasticizers, synthetic lubricants and grain preservation.
Simply put, we work to make good products even better, with a clear sustainability agenda.
Perstorp has approximately 1,350 employees, manufacturing units in Asia, Europe and North America and sales representatives in 26 countries. Turnover in 2018 amounted in SEK 14.9 billion.
- Focus : Manufacturer
- Industry : Chemistry
Product portfolio of Perstorp
News about Perstorp
12-Oct-2022 | business & finance
PCG completes acquisition of Perstorp
Ambition to preserve and grow the value of Perstorp, focusing on its growth projects
19-May-2022 | business & finance
Perstorp to be acquired by PETRONAS
Perstorp Group said that it is to be acquired by PETRONAS Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG). PCG announced that it has signed a Securities Purchase Agreement on ...
27-Nov-2018 | business & finance
Perstorp announces sale of its BioProducts business
Perstorp announced the sale of Perstorp BioProducts, a leading producer of biodiesel and glycerine in Scandinavia, to a Swedish investor together with a ...
11-Jul-2017 | business & finance
Perstorp acquires polyol company Polialcoli Srl
Perstorp announces the agreement for the acquisition of Polialcoli Srl from Polioli SpA. The agreement includes the Neo, TMP and TMPDE as well as the ...
27-May-2015 | manufacturing
Perstorp inaugurates major new Oxo plant in Sweden
Perstorp officially opened a major extension to its capacity to produce PVC plasticizers and key chemical intermediates. The new state-of-the-art Oxo plant ...
09-Mar-2015 | manufacturing
Successful start-up of Perstorp’s new major Oxo investment in Sweden
Production of key raw materials for Perstorp’s general purpose PVC plasticizers, Valeraldehyde and 2-propylheptanol, and associated chemicals at a major ...
05-Jun-2012 | business & finance
Perstorp and PTT Global Chemical complete formation of strategic joint venture for products delivered to the polyurethane industry
Perstorp announced the transactional closing and set up of the joint venture with Thailand’s chemical producer PTT Global Chemical for the manufacturing ...