Clariant is a global leader in the field of specialty chemicals. Strong business relationships, commitment to outstanding service and wide-ranging application know-how make Clariant a preferred partner for its customers. Clariant, which is represented on five continents with over 100 group companies, employs around 17,500 people. Headquartered in Pratteln near Basel, Switzerland, it generated sales of around CHF 6.6 billion in 2009.
Clariant’s businesses are organized in ten business units: Additives; Detergents & Intermediates; Emulsions; Industrial & Consumer Specialties; Leather Services; Masterbatches; Oil & Mining Services; Paper Specialties; Pigments and Textile Chemicals.
Clariant is committed to sustainable growth springing from its own innovative strength. Clariant’s innovative products play a key role in its customers’ manufacturing and treatment processes or else add value to their end products.
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21-Oct-2022 | Manufacturing
Clariant announces further investment in new China flame retardants facility for E-mobility and E&E applications
Clariant will create a second production line at its new CHF 60 million state of the art facility for Exolit OP halogen-free flame retardants currently ...
05-Jan-2022 | Business
The Heubach Group and SK Capital Partners Close Acquisition of Global Colorants Business of Clariant
The Heubach Group and SK Capital Partners announced the completion of the acquisition of Clariant’s Global Colorants Business (“Clariant Pigments”). The ...
08-Dec-2021 | Products
Clariant developing next-gen ammonia cracking catalysts to support the global hydrogen revolution
Clariant Catalysts’ role in the so-called “green hydrogen revolution” continues to grow. The company is now participating in Germany’s prestigious ...
16-Jun-2021 | Business
Clariant divests its Pigments business
Clariant announced that it has reached definitive agreements for the divestment of its Pigments business to a consortium of Heubach Group (“Heubach”) and ...
10-Dec-2020 | People
Clariant appoints Conrad Keijzer as Chief Executive Officer
Clariant announced that Conrad Keijzer will become Clariant’s new Chief Executive Officer. The Board of Directors has appointed him in its meeting. Conrad ...
27-May-2020 | Manufacturing
Clariant to increase mild surfactants capacity in Europe and USA
Clariant is expanding production capacity for its isethionates derivatives - Hostapon SCI - mild surfactants to support the increasing shift by personal ...
20-Dec-2019 | Business
Clariant has agreed to sell its Masterbatches business for approx. USD 1.6 billion
Clariant has agreed to sell its entire Masterbatches business to PolyOne. The transaction values the Masterbatches business at USD 1,560 million, ...