Profile: Akzo Nobel NV (AKZOY.PK)
Akzo Nobel N.V., incorporated in 1969, is a paints and coatings company, and a producer of specialty chemicals. The Company operates in business areas, such as Decorative Paints, Performance Coatings, Specialty Chemicals, and Corporate and other. The Company supplies essential ingredients, essential protection and essential color to industries and consumers across the world. The Company operates in approximately 80 countries.
The Company's Decorative Paints segment supplies a range of products, including paints, lacquers and varnishes. It also offers a range of mixing machines and color concepts for the building and renovation industry, as well as specialty coatings for metal, wood and other critical building materials. The Decorative Paints segment's business operations include Decorative Paints Europe, Middle East and Africa, Decorative Paints Asia and Decorative Paints Latin America. Its brands include Coral, Dulux, Flexa, Hammerite, Sadolin and Sikkens.
The Company's Performance Coatings segment has a portfolio, which includes paints and coatings for ships, yachts, cars, trucks and buses, industrial installations, structural steel, architectural components, beverage cans, furniture, aircraft, mobile devices and flooring. The Performance Coatings segment's business operations include Automotive and Specialty Coatings, Marine and Protective Coatings, and Industrial and Powder Coatings. Its Performance Coatings segment's products and services include Marine Coatings; Metal Coatings, including Packaging Coatings, and Coil and Extrusion Coatings; Powder Coatings; Protective Coatings; Specialty Coatings, including Aerospace Coatings, Specialty Finishes and Yacht Coatings; Vehicle Refinishes, and Wood Coatings. Its brands include Awlgrip, International, Interpon, Sikkens, Awlgrip, Chemcraft, Resicoat, Wanda, Trinar and Zweihorn.
The Company's Specialty Chemicals segment supplies industries around the world with ingredients and process aids for the manufacture of life's essentials. The Specialty Chemicals segment's business operations include Functional Chemicals (including Ethylene and Sulfur Derivatives and Polymer Chemistry); Industrial Chemicals; Pulp and Performance Chemicals, and Surface Chemistry. This segment include products and technologies used in paints, detergents, foods, plastics, cosmetics, construction, pulp and paper, pharmaceuticals, electronics, agro and oilfield applications. Its brands include AkzoNobel, Bindzil, Biostyle, Dissolvine, Ecosel, Eka, Expancel, Jozo and Kromasil.
Akzo Nobel NV
Christian Neefestraat 2,
PO Box 75730
AMSTERDAM 1077 WW
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