Mumbai, India -- Brenntag, a global leader in chemical distribution, has inaugurated a new head office in Mumbai, India. The company said the office represents Brenntag's continued commitment to invest in India and to ensure the company has ample room for its planned growth over the next few years.
Brenntag established its presence in India in 2008 and focuses on various industry segments including polyurethanes and plastics & polymers but also products for coatings, food & beverage, leather, pharmaceuticals, and more. The new office adds to the company's six existing offices in all major industrial locations in India and expands Brenntag's growing presence in the Asia Pacific region, which includes more than 40 offices in 15 countries.
"India is a key market in Brenntag's global strategy. By expanding our local presence in major cities like Mumbai, we are supporting our strategy of being the leading chemical distributor in both specialty and industrial chemicals," said Steven Holland, ceo of Brenntag, at the inauguration. "We already have a strong foothold in India and we expect to take advantage of the high growth potential in the Indian market."
The office is centrally located at Ackruti Centre Point, Andheri (East), Mumbai. It covers 15 000 sq.ft and will have room for more than 100 employees. At present, 44 employees are based at the new office. In addition, Brenntag has offices and distribution facilities in Baddi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Gurgaon, Haridwar and Hyderabad.