Industry Profiles

30 Sectors

We have begun the process of creating Industry Groupings to facilitate partner and opportunity searches by activity rather than by country.
These initial 30 Groups will no doubt expand as we develop the Exporters Almanac in the future.

For each of these Industry profiles we provide:

1. Business Networks
& Online Markets

2. International Trade

3. Industry

4. Industry

5. International Trade

6. NACE & SIC Code


NACE: C20; G46.7.5

SIC: 28

Market Places:
Surplus and obsolete chemicals utilised in a range of specialities including paints & coatings, rubber compounding, cleaning products, food products, plastics, water treatment, wire & cable, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics
LabNetwork sells rare and high-purity research chemicals and compounds online

Business Networks & Online Markets
Directory of suppliers of chemicals and petrochemicals, including agrochemicals, alcohols, bleaching agents, cement, dyes, fertilizer, industrial gases, organic and inorganic acids, etc
ChemNet serves chemical professionals around the world in the fields of trading and exchanging chemicals, technology, ideas and powerful search engine through offering current trading leads and value-added market information.
Tradeworlds - Chemical

International Trade & Standards Organisations
American Chemical Society
With more than 150,000 members in 140+ countries, we are the premier home of chemistry professionals.
American Chemistry Council
ACC represents a diverse set of companies engaged in the business of chemistry. An innovative, $768 billion enterprise, we work to solve some of the biggest challenges facing our nation and our world.
American Institute of Chemical Engineers
AIChE is the world's leading organization for chemical engineering professionals, with more than 60,000 members from more than 110 countries.
Association of International Chemical Manufacturers
AICM represents nearly 70 major multinational companies in the chemical industry of China, these companies’ businesses cover R&D, manufacture,transportation, distribution and disposal of chemicals.
Ecological and Toxicological Association of Dyes and Organic Pigments Manufacturers
Our members are international colorants manufacturers committed to improve constantly the quality and the safety of their products.
European Association of Chemical Distributors
FECC is the voice of the Chemical Distribution Industry in Europe representing represents around 1,600 companies of which many are small and medium sized companies (SMEs)
European Chemicals Agency
The driving force among regulatory authorities in implementing the EU's groundbreaking chemicals legislation for the benefit of human health and the environment as well as for innovation and competitiveness.
European Oilfield Speciality Chemicals Association
EOSCA was formed in 1990 in response to increasing regulatory requirements for approval of offshore chemicals and drilling muds in the late 1980’s.
European Petrochemical Association
EPCA is the primary European Business network for the global petrochemical business community
Institution of Chemical Engineers
IChemE) is the global professional membership organisation for chemical, biochemical and process engineers and other professionals involved in the chemical, process and bioprocess industries. With a membership exceeding 40,000 members in c.100 countries.
International Chemical Trade Association
ICTA is the world-wide chemical association coordinating work on issues and programmes of international interest across Chemical Trade Associations.
International Council of Chemical Associations
ICCA is an association of innovators, visionaries, solutions providers and product stewardship pioneers. Above all, we are optimists. What others see as challenges, we see as opportunities to solve some of the world’s biggest problems.
International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
IUPAC is the universally-recognized authority on chemical nomenclature and terminology .
Petrochemistry Programme
Petrochemicals Europe is the voice of the European petrochemical industry, representing about 90 member companies (including affiliated members) with a turnover of 155 billion Euros.
Royal Society of Chemistry
With over 54,000 members and an international publishing and knowledge business we are the UK’s professional body for chemical scientists, supporting and representing our members and bringing together chemical scientists from all over the world.
Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates
SOCMA) is part of a $300 billion industry that’s fueling the U.S. economy. Our members play an indispensable role in the global chemical supply chain.
The European Chemical Industry Council
Cefic is the voice of the chemical industry in Europe, committed partner to EU policymakers, facilitating dialogue with industry and sharing our broad-based expertise.
The Pine Chemicals Association
The PCA is the only association dedicated exclusively to the global pine chemicals industry.

Industry Directories
Africa Business Pages
Chemicals, Adhesives Sealants - CompanyList
Chemicals - CompanyList
Chemicals - Europe Bloombiz
Chemicals - Ezilon
Chemicals Industry - Global Database
Chemicals Plastics And Raw Materials - Global Companies
Chemicals - TradeBoss
Coatings - World of Manufacturers

Industry News
the industry's leading online media platform devoted exclusively to the global agricultural business, providing rich industry information, deep market analyses, powerful company and product searches, professional database and market reports, and personalized online marketing solutions for brand establishment.
Chemical & Engineering News
At Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN), we’re committed to keeping you up to date with the chemistry news that matters most. Our reporters and editors track important research advances, business and policy trends, chemical safety practices, career guidance, and more.
Chemical Online
Products for the chemical process within categories such as colorants, resins, environmental, processing and power equipment, filtration and separation supplies etc.
Chemical Processing
Our mission is to: Serve the information needs of chemical industry professionals responsible for designing, operating, maintaining and managing chemical, petrochemical, refining and pharmaceutical facilities in North America and across the globe.
Chemical Week
Chemical Week is the world's leading source of news, data and analysis across all sectors and geographies. Whether you are seeking the most up-to-date and authoritative editorial analysis to help you make better decisions, or planning a marketing campaign to reach international decision-makers across different sectors, our editorial standards and global audiences provide you with the unparalleled expertise and coverage you need.
Chemical Weekly
A weekly trade journal catering to the Indian chemical industry
Coatings World is directed at industry personnel throughout the world concerned with developing and manufacturing paints, coatings, adhesives and sealants.
Hydrocarbon Online
Bulk materials & chemicals, equipment for general liquid/gas processing, power distribution and other products for the hydrocarbon processing industry
International Paint & Coating Magazine
Offshore Technology
Oil and gas news, data and in-depth articles on offshore projects, exploration and decommissioning and the trends driving technology and innovation.
Paint & Coatings Industry
Specialty Chemicals Magazine
Launched 38 years ago, Speciality Chemicals Magazine is the leading publication dedicated to the fine and speciality chemicals industry. Our mission is to provide readers with the latest news and features on business, markets and technology. Read by industry movers and shakers.
The Pine Chemicals Review
Pine Chemicals Review is an international trade journal focused on the pine and pulp chemicals industry, which includes products based on rosin, terpenes, tall oil, and related materials.

International Trade Events
10times List - Chemicals & Dyes
ChemLogistics India
Chemspec Europe
China International Chemical Industry Fair
TradeFairDates - Chemistry
TradeFairDates - Coating Technologies
TradeFairDates - Petrochemical Products
TradeFairDates - Surface Engineering Coatings
World Chemical Summit