Key Producer and Technology Leader
in Polymer Chemistry
Renowned for its unique expertise and extensive experience in the research and development of adhesives, coatings and nonwovens, WACKER’s global expert team enhances the cutting-edge technologies available to the Chinese market. As a reliable and innovative partner, we leverage advanced technologies and global networks to offer you products with environmental advantages, unique local technical services and highly competitive customized solutions, anytime, anywhere.
A Globalized WACKER
WACKER began evolving into a global player during the 1950s. Since then, the company’s outstanding product quality, leading technology and advanced environmentally-friendly strategy make WACKER a highly esteemed partner for a wide range of applications. Having conducted research for over 50 years, WACKER numbers among those chemical companies with the highest VAE dispersion capacities in the world as well as enjoying the largest related market share. To a large extent, these achievements are due to WACKER’s continuous investment in R&D: WACKER spends over 5% of sales revenues on R&D, making it one of the most research-intensive companies in the chemical sector. As a result, WACKER is capable of providing products with environmental advantages to an ever-increasing number of people who value nature and health. WACKER’s product portfolio is ideally suited for leveraging future growth trends. This gives WACKER a significant advantage in that it can provide products today that meet the world’s needs tomorrow. WACKER goes that extra mile to take care of your needs, at all times and permanently.
WACKER in China
Distributors first introduced WACKER’s products to mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan in the 1970s. Thanks to its outstanding quality and cutting-edge technology, WACKER soon gained a good reputation in various application areas. In 1992, WACKER began to acquire direct access to Greater China. By the end of 2009, WACKER had built up a stronger direct presence there, with activities ranging from production and sales to technical support. WACKER Greater China now has two technical centers (in Shanghai and Beijing), four production sites (in Nanjing, Wuxi, Zhangjiagang and Shunde), and eight sales offices (in Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shunde, Hong Kong, Taipei, Hsinchu and Chengdu).