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About us

Umicore Inorganic and Distribution business unit, with its portfolio of high-purity metals and metal-based compounds, has production units and sales offices in Europe, the USA, Latin America, India, and the Philippines. Each has its own unique history, but they all share a dedication to customer satisfaction and product excellence.

Cobalt and nickel-based chemicals are our flagships, but our current inorganic compound portfolio is vast and developing in response to market trends.

The logistic departments focus on the needs of each client on a daily basis, operating in compliance with transportation laws applied to chemical substances in different geographic locations. Our warehouses, located in strategic positions, store a relevant range of products that are ready for delivery in a short time.

Subic Plant

Umicore Specialty Chemicals Subic is located at Subic Bay in The Philippines and produces a variety of tailor-made NiCO3 specialties, primarily for the catalyst and pigment industries. Subic Plant also produces Nickel Oxide for the ceramic and glass industries. By having a dedicated but flexible process and workforce, the plant can respond quickly and efficiently to ever-changing market conditions at the clients’ request.