Solvay in Korea

The Solvay group has been present in Korea since 1975 and has more than 500 employees on 6 plants/administrative sites.

Solvay develops high added-value, innovative, sustainable and competitive solutions, tailored to the demands of its end customers for the following markets: Aeronautic & automotive, Agro food, Building & construction, Consumer goods & healthcare, Electrical & electronics, Energy & environment, Industrial applications.

In Korea, we produce:
  • Amines
  • Ammonium & derivatives
  • Barium & strontium products
  • Calcium derivatives
  • Cellulose acetate
  • Chlor & derivatives
  • Diphenols & derivatives
  • Engineering plastics
  • Fluor & derivatives
  • Peroxygens
  • Polyglycerols
  • Phosphorus & derivatives
  • Polymer intermediates
  • Precipitated silica & silicates
  • PVC & PVC compounds
  • Rare earths, mixed oxides, aluminas & pigments
  • Sodium products
  • Solvents Sulfure derivatives
  • Specialty polymers
  • Surfactants
  • Textile yarns & fibers
  • Texturizing agent

About Solvay

Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company, committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. Solvay innovates and partners with customers in diverse global end markets. Its products and solutions are used in planes, cars, smart and medical devices, batteries, in mineral and oil extraction, among many other applications promoting sustainability. Its lightweighting materials enhance cleaner mobility, its formulations optimize the use of resources and its performance chemicals improve air and water quality. Solvay is headquartered in Brussels with around 27,000 employees in 58 countries. Net sales were € 10.9 billion in 2016, with 90% from activities where Solvay ranks among the world’s top 3 leaders. Solvay SA (SOLB.BE) is listed on Euronext Brussels and Paris (Bloomberg: SOLB.BB- Reuters: SOLB.BR) and in the United States its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a level-1 ADR program.