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ICIS Top-100 Chemical Distributors List: Call for Data Entry

ICIS together with Fecc, NACD, CBA, Associquim and RDC are calling for a Submission of 2019 Company Data by 13. March 2020

ICIS is compiling the Top 100 Chemical Distributors ranking for the 22 May 2020 issue of ICIS Chemical Business – the most popular and comprehensive listing of distributors in the world – as done in previous years.


ICIS is undertaking this global effort with the support of Fecc (European Association of Chemical Distributors), the NACD (National Association of Chemical Distributors), the CBA (Chemical Business Association), Associquim (Brazilian Association of Chemical and Petrochemical Distributors), and RDC (Responsible Distribution Canada).


Distributors are invited to include the requested information as follows.
Please include the geographic breakdowns of sales (please provide actual amounts and not a percentage), as this is important for the regional rankings as well. Note that ICIS will also list those beyond the Top 100, as the list had more than 250 companies last year.


The deadline for responses is Friday 13 March 2020.




Company Name: 




2019 Sales: 


Sales by geography (Please provide actual amounts and NOT as a percentage please)
            North America:            
            Latin America:              
            Middle East & Africa:


Name of President or CEO:  (please specify job title)


Website address: 


Products or product categories: (list up to 15 – for example: caustic soda, paper chemicals, solvents, aromatics, etc.)


Services: (up to 10 – for example: blending, packaging, storage, etc.: )


Assets: (up to 5 – for example: 5 warehouses, 20 trucks, etc.: )


Are your sales primarily from trading activities?   Y/N


What % of sales are from trading versus traditional distribution?:



Source: Fecc website (adapted)


HGE / DCG – 03.03.2020

9th EBDQUIM to be held on 09th / 10th March in Sao Paulo

Upcoming Brazilian Distribution Conference features International Speakers and Panellists

The 9th EBDQUIM – Brazilian Congress of Chemicals and Petrochemicals Distributors – will take place six weeks from now on 09. to 10. March 2020 in São Paulo, SP – Brazil. This Latin-American forum, which brings together the major national and international companies along the entire chemicals value chain, producers, distributors, transport & logistics providers and industrial & commercial users, is organised  by Associquim / Sincoquim (São Paulo, SP – Brazil).


Further program details can be found on the organiser’s website via the link. https://www.associquim.org.br/9ebdquim/.


DistriConsult’s Günther Eberhard will speak on the subject of Digitalisation of Chemicals Distributors. In preparation for the event DistriConsult’s co-operation partner in Brazil, BIZUP BUSINESS LEVERAGE (São Paulo, SP – Brazil) https://www.bizupconsulting.com.br/en/home, is currently conducting a web-based survey on the subject. A summary of the results and key findings will be reported at the event. 


Source: Associquim / Sincoquim


HGE – DCG / 30.01.2020


DistriConsult comment: In case you are a chemical distributor in Brazil and would be interested in a participation in the survey, but have not yet receieved an invitation mail, please contact the editor. He will make sure you do receive the necessary information.