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SK Chemtrade

SK Chemtrade Services Pty Ltd is a leading supplier of high-quality raw materials to manufacturers of food, beverages, pharmaceuticals, dietary supplements, household detergents and personal care products in South Africa and its neighbouring countries. In 2019 Barentz and SK Chemtrade formed a joint venture.

The company was established in 1992 as a distributor of flavourings and fragrances from International Flavours & Fragrances (IFF). The headquarters are located in Meadowdale, Johannesburg, and new product development and warehousing facilities were opened in 2010 in Montague Gardens, Cape Town.

 

 

 

Latest News

06 - 02 - 2020
Barentz international B.V. and Matco Foods Limited officially announce the start of a new Joint Venture in Pakistan, following agreement between both parties. The aim of the new activity is to better serve the rapidly growing Pakistani food processing market with a target group of 200 million citizens. Matco Foods has built up an extended network within the Pakistan local food industry Barentz International offers the broadest high-quality ingredients portfolio within the global life science markets Barentz Pakistan will primarily focus on the markets for Human Nutrition and Pharmaceutical products
26 - 11 - 2019
Barentz announces today that Cinven has agreed to invest in their company. Cinven is a leading international private equity firm focused on building world-class European and global companies. Barentz has a strong market position in a structurally growing market for life science ingredients The Cinven team knows the speciality ingredients distribution market well Cinven recognizes the opportunities for both organic and buy and build growth Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed  
04 - 11 - 2019
Barentz, a leading distributor of ingredients in the life science markets, is pleased to announce it has acquired a majority shareholding in Czech Republic based IMCoPharma. Highlights: IMCoPharma is a leader in the pharmaceutical ingredients market in the CIS region and Ukraine Both Barentz and IMCoPharma are known for their deep technical knowledge and broad portfolio of pharmaceutical ingredients This strategic investment provides Barentz with the licensing capability to do business with all pharmaceutical companies in this attractive region IMCoPharma considers this acquisition as an opportunity for strengthening its position in this market and creating new opportunities