Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, covers with its extensive product and service portfolio all major markets. Headquartered in M�lheim an der Ruhr, Germany, the company operates a global network with more than 450 locations in more than 70 countries. In 2012, the company, which has a global workforce of almost 13,000, generated sales of EUR 9.7 billion (USD 12.5 billion). Brenntag is the link between chemical manufacturers and chemical users. The company supports its customers and suppliers with tailor-made distribution solutions for industrial and specialty chemicals. With over 10,000 products and a world-class supplier base, Brenntag offers one-stop-shop solutions to more than 170,000 customers. Long-standing experience and local excellence in the individual countries characterize the global market leader for chemical distribution.