Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR)

83.05
Data as of 12:13pm ET
 +1.55 / +1.90%
Today’s Change
65.19
Today|||52-Week Range
85.00
+7.76%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Process Industries
INDUSTRY
Chemicals: Specialty
MARKET CAP
$1.1B

Company Description

Quaker Chemical Corp. engages in the business of developing, producing and marketing formulated chemical specialty products. It provides process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to a range of industries, including steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans, and others. The company's principal products and services include, rolling lubricants (used by manufacturers of steel in the hot and cold rolling of steel and by manufacturers of aluminum in the hot rolling of aluminum); corrosion preventives (used by steel and metalworking customers to protect metal during manufacture, storage, and shipment); metal finishing compounds (used to prepare metal surfaces for special treatments such as galvanizing and tin plating and to prepare metal for further processing); machining and grinding compounds (used by metalworking customers in cutting, shaping, and grinding metal parts which require special treatment to enable them to tolerate the manufacturing process, achieve closer tolerance, and improve tool life); forming compounds (used to facilitate the drawing and extrusion of metal products); hydraulic fluids (used by steel, metalworking, and other customers to operate hydraulically activated equipment); chemical milling maskants for the aerospace industry and temporary and permanent coatings for metal and concrete products; construction products, such as flexible sealants and protective coatings, for various applications; specialty greases; die casting lubricants; and technology for the removal of hydrogen sulfide in various industrial applications. Quaker Chemical was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in Conshohocken, PA.

Contact Information

Quaker Chemical Corp.
One Quaker Park
Conshohocken Pennsylvania 19428-2380
P:(610) 832-4000
Investor Relations:
(610) 832-4119

Employees

Shareholders

Individual stakeholders7.68%
Mutual fund holders50.34%
Other institutional28.97%

Top Executives

Michael F. BarryChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Margaret M. LoeblCFO, Treasurer, VP & Investor Relations Contact
Dieter LainingerVice President & MD-South America Region
Jan F. NiemanVice President
D. Jeffry BenolielSecretary & Vice President

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