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Your success is our business!

Founded in 1847, Safic-Alcan is a global specialty chemicals distributor that offers a direct access to a large and diverse portfolio of innovative products. We are the link between our principals, state-of-the-art global manufacturers, and our customers. 

With the purpose of being the “durable link”, Safic-Alcan works with its customers to deliver innovative solutions while deploying a genuine commitment to quality and sustainability. The company's service-oriented growth model takes advantage of well-implemented local offices bringing their know-how, their local culture and language, their environment, and their markets knowledge.  

Throughout the last decade, we have grown by increasing the number of overseas implementations and acquiring an extensive network of speciality chemicals distributors worldwide. 

Safic-Alcan employs approximately 700 people around the world and serves customers in more than 60 countries. The company had 2021 revenues of approximately 725 M€ and is headquartered in Paris - La Défense in France. 


Creating value together

We deliver the innovative solutions that customers expect from us on the behalf of our collaborative principals.


Our Markets

We deploy a complete and dynamic range of materials required by our customers applications.


Our Locations

We are a global actor for our Principals but we act as a local partner with our customers.


Our History

Learn more about our development path from the 1800's until today


Our People

Our people, in every function, aim to create a material difference in the value chain.


Our Committment

Our ambition is to be a “durable link” between our Customers and our Principals.


News & Events

Be informed of our latest news or join us at our virtual and in-person events.