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Arkem Chemicals (Arkem Kimya Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş.) is a family-owned chemical distribution company based in Turkey. It was established in 1992 in Istanbul. The company sells approximately 230,000 metric tons of chemicals(2009) in various chemical product lines including:

  • Monomers
  • Alcohols
  • Aromatics & Aliphatics
  • Esters
  • Glycols
  • Glycol Ethers
  • Ketones
  • Surfactants

Arkem is the 27th largest chemical distributor in its field(2010) according to "The Top 100 Chemical Distributors" by ICIS. 2009 sales $248m .

The company owns the Altintel Port and Tank Terminal, with a capacity of 60,000 cubic meters of storage area in Kocaeli/Gebze, Dilovası area. It is supplied by international chemical producing companies such as ;

  • Millenium Petrochemicals USA ( a Lyondell Company )
  • BP Chemicals Ltd., UK
  • Eastman Chemicals USA
  • Arkema, France
  • Petrogal S.A., Portugal
  • Sasol Solvents, South Africa
  • Sasol Surfactants, Germany & Italy
  • Shell Chemicals, Europe
  • Ineos, UK
  • Kuraray, Japan
Related companies:
  • Altintel Port and Tank Terminal ( Altıntel Liman ve Terminal İşletmeleri A.Ş.)
  • Gökbil Logistics (Gökbil Nakliyat ve Depolama)
  • Gökbil Tank Container
  • Arkem Industrial
  • Arkem Europe
  • Arkem China
  • Arkem USA