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March 5 2020, David R Brown

KRAHN Chemie appointed authorized distributor for Jayflex® plasticizers for ExxonMobil Chemical in Spain

ExxonMobil Chemical has appointed the KRAHN Chemie Group as authorized distributor in Spain for its Jayflex® plasticizers DINP, DIDP, DIUP, DTDP and MB10. This is a further expansion of the existing cooperation between the two companies.

We are very pleased with the expansion of our long-standing partnership with ExxonMobil

Karlheinz Schuster
Vice President Sales & Marketing at KRAHN Chemie

KRAHN is already the authorized distributor for the standard plasticizers DINP and DIDP in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy and in Eastern Europe. For the specialties DIUP, DTDP and MB10 KRAHN acts as an authorized distributor throughout Europe. The products are used in a variety of applications, especially in PVC, rubber, adhesives and sealants, paints and coatings as well as printing inks.

In order to be able to support Spanish customers directly on site and in their national language, KRAHN Chemie has established a local sales team. For this purpose, KRAHN uses the structures of the OTTO KRAHN Group and initially operates from the Spanish subsidiary of its sister company ALBIS PLASTIC in Barcelona.

Karlheinz Schuster, Vice President Sales & Marketing at KRAHN Chemie, comments: &ldquoWe are very pleased with the expansion of our long-standing partnership with ExxonMobil and are looking forward to developing our activities in the Spanish market for plasticizers.”

About Krahn Chemie
Krahn Chemie is a chemical distribution company with a history spanning over 100 years. Krahn's core competence is the sales, marketing and distribution of specialty chemicals as well as heat transfer fluids. The Krahn group offers its more than 5,000 customers an extensive and high-quality product range, technical services and in-house laboratory support.

Krahn works closely together with internationally operating chemical manufacturers. They benefit from the target-oriented and sustainable marketing of their products in Europe – based on Krahn’s deep knowledge of the local markets which include: coatings, construction, adhesives and sealants, plastics, rubber, technical ceramics, lubricants as well as all industrial sectors in which heating and cooling circuits are used.

In 2018, the Krahn Chemie group achieved a turnover of approximately EUR 250 million and currently employs a staff of 185. The company's headquarters are situated in Germany. Subsidiaries or local sales teams have been established in Benelux, France, Italy, Poland, Romania, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Spain and China.

Source(s): Krahn Chemie Press Release

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