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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 25 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 2013 we were 5,200 employees world wide
    • We have more than 600 Coating Advisers
    • In 2013 the revenue reached the same level as 2012 despite a percent increase in volume (EUR 1,242 million). EBITDA reached a record high of EUR 165 million, an increase of 39 million compared to 2012. Net profit rose to EUR 65 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; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    • Under construction: 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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