Quaker Chemical S.A.
About Quaker Chemical
Since 1918, Quaker has been establishing and maintaining long-term relationships with leading customers in primary metals, metalworking, and other basic process industries all over the world. Today, we have a global presence in 19 countries and 29 locations, with over 60% of 2012 net sales outside the U.S. We are also well positioned for growth in key emerging markets such as China, India and Brazil.
Quaker’s corporate headquarters is located in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, with regional headquarters in Uithoorn, The Netherlands, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Shanghai, China. The company is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol KWR, and has a long track record of financial consistency and strength.
While working hard to meet customers’ needs, we also feel a strong sense of responsibility to our Associates, to the communities in which we operate and to the natural environment.
Our efforts in quality have been acknowledged by the International Organization for Standardization, with ISO 9001 ratings at our own facilities, as well as at customer sites where we deliver services and products directly. Many of our facilities are also ISO 14001 certified and rated by accredited companies such as Lloyd’s, British Standards Institute (BSI), and Det Norske Veritas (DNV).
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- Industry : Chemistry
News about Quaker Chemical
09-Jul-2012 | business & finance
Quaker Chemical Acquires NP Coil Dexter Industries S.r.l.
Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced today that it has purchased NP Coil Dexter Industries S.r.l., a leading European manufacturer and ...
10-Jan-2011 | business & finance
Quaker Chemical Acquires Summit Lubricants Inc.
Quaker Chemical Corporation announced that it has acquired Summit Lubricants Inc., a specialty grease manufacturer, effective December 31, 2010. The ...
18-May-2009 | people
Michael F. Barry Elected as Chairman of the Board of Quaker Chemical Corporation
Quaker Chemical Corporation announced that Michael F. Barry, Chief Executive Officer and President, has been elected as Chairman of the Board. Mr. Barry ...
21-Oct-2005 | business & finance
Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces New $100 Million Credit Facility
Quaker Chemical Corporation announced that it has entered into a $100 million, five-year, unsecured syndicated multicurrency revolving credit facility. The ...
15-Oct-2004 | business & finance
Quaker Chemical Expects Full-Year Earnings to Be Lower Than Prior Guidance
Quaker Chemical Corporation announced that it expects full-year earnings to be below previous guidance of around $1.52 per share. A review of preliminary ...
31-Oct-2003 | business & finance
Quaker Chemical Acquires Steel Business From Cincinnati-Vulcan Company
Quaker Chemical Corporation announced it has acquired the assets of the steel and food-grade lubricants business from the Cincinnati-Vulcan Company. These ...
14-Apr-2003 | business & finance
Quaker Chemical Corp. awarded chemical management contracts for seven GM powertrain plants
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa - Quaker Chemical Corporation has been awarded a series of three-year contracts to provide products and services for chemical management ...