MOSCOW (MRC) -- Brenntag announced an expansion of the existing distribution agreement with KRONOS International to now cover countries in Southeast Asia (Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam), in addition to North Asia (China, Hong Kong, Korea, Taiwan), South Asia (Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka), Australia and New Zealand, said the company.
KRONOS is a global producer and marketer of value-added titanium dioxide pigments, or TiO2, a base industrial product and an effective whitening agent used in a wide range of applications. The distribution agreement includes KRONOS products catering to Brenntag Specialties' customers in Life Science segments which include pharmaceutical, cosmetics, and personal care.
“This expanded distributor agreement is a great opportunity for KRONOS to expand our partnership with a global leader like Brenntag,” said Dennis Werner, president EMEAA, KRONOS International, Inc. “With their technical expertise, formulation know-how and strong sales coverage throughout Asia Pacific, Brenntag is the preferred distributor partner whom we trust to help serve and delight our customers.”
“We are thrilled with the expanded distribution agreement with KRONOS, to serve our customers in applications such as pharmaceutical and personal care with stringent demands for high purity, safe, and reliable chemicals and ingredients,” said Francois Bleger, regional president of Brenntag Specialties Asia Pacific. “It is also an acknowledgment of Brenntag’s continuous efforts to be the preferred partner for our supplier partners, committed to bringing value-added products and solutions to new territories and markets.”
We remind, Brenntag, the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution, has become the exclusive distributor of Nouryon’s specialty polymers in the United State and Canada. As the sole distributor of Nouryon’s proprietary LumaTreat™ polymers, Brenntag can offer a portfolio including the patented LumaTreat™ smart-tagged polymers, Aquatreat™, Versaflex™, and Versa™ polymers which offer scale control and dispersancy.
Founded in 2005, Saifu distributes personal care ingredients, coatings, emulsion polymerization, and cleaning chemicals and provides related solution services. The company currently has over 100 employees and serves more than 1,000 customers in the Greater China region. Saifu provides customers with formulation expertise and product innovation services through a dedicated technology application center with two laboratories.