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List of the top chemical industry companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major chemical industry companies includes the largest and most profitable chemical industry businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest chemical industry companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous chemical industry companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the chemical industry industry you might want to look to these company names for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big chemical industry businesses.

A list made up of companies like DuPont and Monsanto.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest chemical industry companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful chemical industry companies?"

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Air Liquide is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Industrial Gases Air Liquide S.A., or Air Liquide, is a French multinational company which supplies industrial gases and services to various industries including medical, chemical and electronic manufacturers. ...more

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Air Products & Chemicals is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Industrial Gases Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. is an international corporation whose principal business is selling gases and chemicals for industrial uses. Air Products' headquarters is in Allentown, ...more

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AkzoNobel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Biotechnology, Chemical industry Akzo Nobel N.V., trading as AkzoNobel, is a Dutch multinational, active in the fields of decorative paints, performance coatings and specialty chemicals. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the company ...more

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Albemarle Corporation is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Plastics Material and Resin Manufacturing, Industrial Inorganic Chemicals Albemarle Corporation is a chemical company with corporate headquarters in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It is a specialty chemical manufacturing enterprise. The company employs approximately 6,900 ...more

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Altana is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Altana Chemical industry ALTANA AG is a German chemical company based in Wesel. Altana develops and produces products in the specialty chemicals business. The ALTANA Group, with headquarters in Wesel, Germany, sells 84% ...more

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Ansul is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Ansul Chemical industry Ansul is a corporation headquartered in Marinette, Wisconsin that manufactures fire suppression systems, extinguishers, and offers fire training. Ansul’s initial activities included production ...more

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Ardex GmbH is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Ardex GmbH Chemical industry Ardex GmbH is a manufacturer of special materials for the building trade with its place of business in Witten. It is operated as an independent family-owned business by Mark Eslamlooy, director ...more

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Asahi Kasei is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Asahi Kasei Chemical industry Asahi Kasei Corporation is a global Japanese chemical company. Its main products are chemicals and materials science. It was founded in May 1931, using the paid in capital of Nobeoka Ammonia ...more

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Ashland Inc. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Petroleum industry, Manufacturing, Chemical industry Ashland Inc. is an American Fortune 500 company which operates in more than 100 countries. Headquartered in Covington, Kentucky, in the United States, the company traces its roots back to ...more

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BASF is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Manufacturing, Agriculture, Chemical industry BASF SE is the largest chemical producer in the world and is headquartered in Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF originally stood for Badische Anilin- und Soda-Fabrik. Today, the four letters are a ...more

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Bayer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Bayer

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Chase Corp. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chase Corp. Chemical industry Chase Corp. was a company founded in 1946 and is one of the developers of high performance Industrial Coatings, Tapes, Adhesives and Sealants. Chase Corp was founded by Francis G. Chase and his ...more

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Chemische Fabrik Kalk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Wholesale, Chemical industry Chemische Fabrik Kalk was a German chemicals company based in Kalk, a city district of Cologne. The company was founded in 1858 as Chemische Fabrik Vorster & Grüneberg, Cöln by ...more

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claro products GmbH is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry An Austrian company with sparkling prospects! Anyone who no longer lives with their mother would tell you that the dishwasher is one of the most beneficial inventions. However, you need ...more

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Dow Chemical Company is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Manufacturing, Chemical industry, Plastics Material and Resin Manufacturing The Dow Chemical Co., commonly referred to as Dow, is an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States. As of 2007, it is the second-largest ...more

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DSM is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Plastics Material and Resin Manufacturing DSM은 네덜란드에 본사를 두고 있는 기업이다.

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DuPont is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Agrochemical, Plastics Material and Resin Manufacturing E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, commonly referred to as DuPont, is an American chemical company that was founded in July 1802 as a gunpowder mill by Éleuthère ...more

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DYO Boya Fabrikaları is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
DYO Boya Fabrikaları Chemical industry DYO Boya Fabrikaları Inc. is an İzmir, Turkey-based company founded at Bornova in 1954 by Durmuş Yaşar and his two sons Selçuk Yaşar and Selman Yaşar - with managerial and technological ...more

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Eastman Chemical Company is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Manufacturing, Chemical industry, Plastics Material and Resin Manufacturing Eastman Chemical Company is a United States-based Fortune 500 company, engaged in the global manufacture and sale of chemicals, fibers, and plastics. Founded in 1920 and based in Kingsport, ...more

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ExxonMobil is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
ExxonMobil

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FMC Corporation is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry FMC Corporation is an American chemical manufacturing company headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The company was originally founded by chemist John Bean in 1883 as the Bean Spray Pump ...more

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Formosa Plastics is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Formosa Plastics

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Georgia Gulf Corporation is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Other Basic Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing, Chemical industry, Alkalies and Chlorine Manufacturing The Georgia Gulf Corporation has historically been a major manufacturer and marketer of chlorovinyls and aromatics. With the acquisition of Royal Group Technologies the company is now also a ...more

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H&R Wasag AG is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Plastics Products, NEC

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Imperial Chemical Industries is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry Imperial Chemical Industries was a British chemical company and was, for much of its history, the largest manufacturer in Britain. It was formed by the merger of leading British chemical ...more

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Ineos is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Ineos Chemical industry Ineos Group Limited is a privately owned multinational chemicals company headquartered in Rolle, Switzerland, and with its registered office in Lyndhurst, United Kingdom. It is in the top ten ...more

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Lenzing AG is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Lenzing AG Chemical industry Lenzing AG is a company based in Lenzing, Austria whose main business is textile and nonwovens cellulose fibers and also makes some polymer plastics. Lenzing Group is an international group of ...more

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LG Chem is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
LG Chem

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LyondellBasell Industries is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
LyondellBasell Industries

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Mahindra Group is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Infrastructure, Information technology, Chemical industry The Mahindra Group is an Indian multinational conglomerate headquartered at Mahindra Towers in Mumbai, India, with operations in over 100 countries around the globe. The group has a presence in ...more

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Merck KGaA is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Pharmaceutical Preparation, Chemical industry, Pharmaceutical industry Merck KGaA is a German multinational chemical, pharmaceutical and life sciences company headquartered in Darmstadt, with around 40,000 employees in around 70 countries. Merck was founded in 1668 ...more

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Mitsubishi Chemical is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Mitsubishi Chemical

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Monsanto is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Agriculture, Chemical industry, Agrochemical Monsanto Company is a publicly traded American multinational agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology corporation headquartered in Creve Coeur, Greater St. Louis, Missouri. It is a leading ...more

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Nufarm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Nufarm Chemical industry Nufarm, is an agricultural chemical company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. The company holds more than 2,100 product registrations, and markets products in more than 100 countries around ...more

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Petkim is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry Petkim is the leading petrochemical company of Turkey. Founded on April 3, 1965, the main plant complex is located in Yarımca, Izmit. From 1985 on a second complex has been constructed in ...more

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Petrokemija is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Petrokemija Chemical industry Petrokemija is a Croatian chemical company which specializes in manufacturing agricultural fertilizers. It was founded in 1968 as a branch of the state-owned oil company INA. In the late 1990s ...more

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Poliya is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Poliya Chemical industry Poliya Composite Resins and Polymers, Inc. was founded in 1983 and specializes in developing and manufacturing polymers and composite resins. Poliya’s headquarters are located in Istanbul, ...more

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Rohm and Haas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Plastics Material and Resin Manufacturing Rohm and Haas Company is a manufacturer of speciality chemicals for end use markets such as building and construction, electronic devices, packaging, household and personal care products. ...more

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SABIC is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
SABIC Chemical industry SABIC is a diversified manufacturing company, active in chemicals and intermediates, industrial polymers, fertilizers, and metals. It is the largest public company in Saudi Arabia, as listed in ...more

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Shanghai Petrochemical is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Petroleum Refineries Shanghai Petrochemical, full name Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Company Limited, the subsidiary company of Sinopec, is one of the largest petrochemical enterprises in Mainland China. It is ...more

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Shell is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Shell

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Shin-Etsu Chemical is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. is the largest chemical company in Japan, ranked No. 9 in Forbes Global 2000 for chemical sector. Shin-Etsu has the largest global market share for polyvinyl ...more

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Sinopec is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, or Sinopec Limited, is a Chinese oil and gas company based in Beijing, China. It is listed in Hong Kong and also trades in Shanghai and New York. As ...more

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Solutia is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry Solutia Inc. is a global manufacturer of performance materials and specialty chemicals including polyvinyl butyral, ethylene vinyl acetate, and thermoplastic polyurethane interlayers for ...more

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Tata Group is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Information technology, Chemical industry, Automotive industry Tata Group is an Indian multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It encompasses seven business sectors: communications and information technology, ...more

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Teijin is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Teijin Chemical industry Teijin Limited is a Japanese chemical and pharmaceutical company. Its main fields of operation are high-performance fibers such as aramid, carbon fibers & composites, healthcare, films, ...more

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Teijin Aramid is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Teijin Aramid Chemical industry Teijin Aramid, formerly known as Teijin Twaron, is a company in The Netherlands that produces various high-strength fibers for industrial purposes, most notably their Kevlar-like para-aramid, ...more

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Toho Tenax is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Toho Tenax Chemical industry Toho Tenax has been a member of the Teijin Group since 2000. Toho Tenax is an international company that supplies customers throughout the world with carbon fiber under the trade name Tenax. ...more

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Tüpraş is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Tüpraş Chemical industry Tüpraş is Turkey’s only oil refiner, operating four refineries with a total capacity to handle an annual 28.1 mn tons of crude.

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Yizheng Chemical Fibre is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Chemical Industry Companies
Chemical industry, Noncellulosic Organic Fiber Manufacturing Yizheng Chemical Fibre, full name "Sinopec Yizheng Chemical Fibre Company Limited" or short name "Yizheng", is the subsidiary company of Sinopec, which is engaged in sales ...more