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The Hempel Group is a leader in the production and sales of protective coatings within the Decorative, Protective, Marine, Container and Yacht market segments.

For press inquires please contact the Group Communication department in Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark:

Malte V. Eggers
Group Communication Director

Phone: +45 45 93 38 00
Mob: +45 20 97 58 09
Fax: +45 45 88 55 18

E-mail: communications@hempel.com

  1. Facts about Hempel

    • Hempel has 24 factories, 48 sales offices, 3 main and 7 regional Research and Development centres, and more than 150 stock points strategically located around the world.
    • Hempel is represented in more than 80 countries
    • In 2011 we were 5,000 employees world wide
    • We have more than 620 Coating Advisers
    • In 2012 the Hempel Group delivered an all-time high revenue of EUR 1,242 million in 2012. EBITDA reached a record high of EUR 126 million, an increase of 21 million compared to 2011. Net profit remained level with 2011 at EUR 35 million.
  2. Research and Development

    • 3 main Research and Development centres in Copenhagen, Denmark, Barcelona, Spain and Guangzhou, China
    • 7 regional Research and Development application centres in US, Bahrain, Singapore, Korea, Germany, France and UK.
  3. Factories

    • Europe: Umag, Croatia; Saint Crepin-Ibouvillers, France; Buk, Poland; palmela, Portugal; Barcelona, Spain; Darwen and Hull, UK.
    • Americas: Texas and Missouri, USA; Buenos Aires, Argentina. 
    • Asia: Bekasi, Indonesia; Kulang, Malaysia; Singapore; Vietnam; Kunshan, Yantai and Guangzhou, China. 
    • South-Asia: India.
    • Middle East: Manama,Bahrain; Kuwait; Saudi Arabia; Syria; Doha, Qatar; Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
    • Under construction: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; Ulyanovsk, Russia.
Hempel Annual Report 2013

Annual Report 2013

The Hempel Group delivered a record net profit in 2013, placing it in a strong position to achieve its targets through a combination of organic and external growth.


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