September 2 2019, David R Brown
Pluschem unveil new international affiliate for Middle East, Future Resources Trading
Pluschem, a European network of independent distributors of speciality chemicals, have announced that Future Resources Trading has joined as an International member of the Group, as from 1st August 2019. Future Resources is a privately-owned multinational chemicals trading company, headquartered in Bahrain, and will manage Pluschem's interests and operations in the Middle East (Bahrain, UAE, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia).
We are still looking to further extend are network globally and are actively exploring further opportunities in Asia-Pacific and Eastern EuropeDavid Salter
Executive Director at Pluschem
David Salter, Executive Director at Pluschem commented, “We are delighted to welcome Future Resources Trading as a member of the Pluschem Group. Pluschem is rapidly becoming a global network of of independent distributors and now comprises 6 European and 8 non-European companies.”
The Group's European members, that comprise Pluschem EEIG - a corporate entity representing the interests of its 6 European stakeholders, are: National Chemical Co (Ireland, UK), Goldmann (Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Poland), Altichem (Benelux), Flinkenberg (Nordic region), Torchiani (Italy) and Barcelonesa (Iberia, N.Africa).
David Salter added, “We are still looking to further extend are network globally and are actively exploring further opportunities in Asia-Pacific and Eastern Europe”
Formed in 2000, PlusChem has an annual turnover in excess of EUR 1.5 billion in 2018, 300 member employees in Europe, and 450 internationally. Pluschem is currently comprised of 14 member companies: 6 European and 8 non-European companies. Each national distributor has long-standing experience and expertise in the representation of international producers of speciality chemicals in their home markets. By joining forces, we are able to offer international producers an efficient pan-European and international approach to the marketing of their products, as well as a structured sourcing network for our affiliated companies. In 2019, Pluschem are ranked within the top 10 largest distributors globally in the ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors.
Source(s): Pluschem Press Release