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As an international chemical group, Solvay assists industries in finding and implementing ever more responsible and value-creating solutions

A balanced geographic presence
A balanced geographic presence

As an international chemical group, Solvay assists industries in finding and implementing ever more responsible and value-creating solutions. The Group is firmly committed to sustainable development and focused on innovation and operational excellence. Solvay serves diversified markets, generating 90% of its turnover in activities where it is one of the top three worldwide. The group is headquartered in Brussels, employs about 29,000 people in 55 countries and generated 12.4 billion euros in net sales in 2012.

Rhodia in Korea

Rhodia has been investing in human and financial resources as well as technology in Korea for 33 years. Today it has a solid industrial base in the country and contributes to the region’s economic growth.

Rhodia has been investing in human and financial resources as well as technology in Korea for 33 years. Today it has a solid industrial base in the country and contributes to the region’s economic growth. Through its three subsidiary companies in Korea, Rhodia is dedicated to providing its local and international customers with the best quality services and products, as well as innovative business solutions.

Rhodia Korea Ltd.

(1) Engineering Plastics
Rhodia is a leading supplier in Korea of engineering plastics (Nylon 6.6) across a large variety of applications.
(2) Polyamide & Intermediates
It holds a strong positions in the production of adipic acid and Polymer 6.6.
(3) Other GBUs
Rhodia Korea Ltd. imports and markets products from the various GBUs (Surfactant and industrial additives' eletronics and catalysts specialties; organic intermediates, etc.) It also handles third-party materials, like catalysts for oil refineries from Axens.

Rhodia Silica Korea Co., Ltd.

Rhodia Silica Korea Co., Ltd. is one of the major producers of precipitated silicas in Asia. This material is extensively used as a reinforcing filler for the tire and elastomer industry, as an active ingredient carrier in animal nutrition and an abrasive and thickening agent in toothpaste.

Solvay Energy Services

Solvay Energy Services is a global business unit of the Solvay Group, specialized in the fields of energy and CO2 management, and in the implementation of new solutions to fight climate change. With 250 specialists located in 14 countries worldwide, Solvay Energy Services manages euros 1.2 billion of energy purchases for the Group, and develops third parties activities in the field of energy and CO2 efficiency, renewable energy and biofuels. Solvay Energy Services owns 100% of Orbeo, a company dedicated to carbon markets, which combines industrial, financial and environmental expertises dedicated to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.

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