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Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA (NYSE:SQM)

39.97
Delayed Data
As of 4:02pm ET
 +0.54 / +1.37%
Today’s Change
24.18
Today|||52-Week Range
40.46
+39.51%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Process Industries
INDUSTRY
Chemicals: Agricultural
MARKET CAP
$4.7B

Company Description

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA engages in the production and distribution of fertilizers, potassium nitrate, iodine, and lithium chemicals. It operates through the following segments: Specialty Plant Nutrients; Industrial Chemicals; Iodine and Derivatives; Lithium and Derivatives; Potassium; and Other Products and Services. The Specialty Plant Nutrients segment produces potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, sodium potassium nitrate, and specialty blends. The Industrial Chemicals segment offers industrial chemicals including sodium nitrate, potassium nitrate, and boric acid. The Iodine and Derivatives segment manufactures iodine and iodine derivatives, which are used in a wide range of medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, and industrial applications. The Lithium and Derivatives segments covers lithium carbonate for electrochemical materials for batteries; frits for the ceramic and enamel industries; heat-resistant glass (ceramic glass); air conditioning chemicals; continuous casting powder for steel extrusion; primary aluminum smelting process; pharmaceuticals; and lithium derivatives. The Potassium segment develops potassium chloride and potassium sulfate. The Other Products and Services segment deals with other fertilizers and blends. The company was founded June 17, 1968 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.

Contact Information

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA
El Trovador 4285
Santiago Santiago (metropolitana) 755-0079
P:(622) 425-2000
Investor Relations:
(622) 425-2074

Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders17.80%
Other institutional16.39%
Individual stakeholders--

Top Executives

Patricio de Solminihac TampierChief Executive Officer
Juan Carlos Barrera PachecoVice President-Operations, Potassium & Lithium
Ricardo Ramos RodríguezCFO & Vice President-Corporate Services
Andrés Yaksic B.Risk Management & Compliance Officer
Gerardo Illanes GonzálezVice President-Finance