Brenntag

Brenntag is a provider of chemicals and ingredients distribution services for oil and gas, pharmaceutical and construction industries. Read more

Christian Kohlpaintner's photo - CEO of Brenntag

CEO

Christian Kohlpaintner

CEO Approval Rating

78/100

Founded:

1874

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyFRABNR

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Univar Solutions is Brenntag's top competitor. Univar Solutions is headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, and was founded in 1924. Univar Solutions is in the Courier, Logistics & Freight Services field. Univar Solutions generates 56% the revenue of Brenntag.

Barentz is seen as one of Brenntag's top competitors. Barentz's headquarters is in Hoofddorp, Noord-Holland, and was founded in 1953. Barentz competes in the Food Processing industry. Barentz generates 11% of Brenntag's revenue.

Omya AG has been one of Brenntag's top competitors. Omya AG was founded in 1884, and its headquarters is in Oftringen, Aargau. Omya AG competes in the Precious Metals & Minerals field. Omya AG has 9,237 fewer employees than Brenntag.

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Brenntag Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$14.6B

Brenntag's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 7.1B. Over the last four quarters, Brenntag's revenue has grown by 16%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $3.7B; in Q4 2020, it was $4.4B; in Q3 2020, it was $3.4B; in Q2 2020, Brenntag's revenue was $3.2B.

Brenntag Acquisitions

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ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
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Zhongbai Xingye Food Technology

Jan 2021

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$109.1M
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ICL Packed Ltd.

Jan 2021

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undisclosed
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Alpha Chemical Ltd.

Dec 2020

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undisclosed
Alpha Chemical is a manufacturer and distributor of food processing, brewery, and sanitation chemicals for mining and water treatment industries.
Aquadepur S.R.L.

Oct 2020

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undisclosed
Aquadepur is a water management company that provides water pipeline, disposal and purification products for exploration and manufacturing industries.
Comelt S.p.A.

Oct 2020

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undisclosed
Comelt is a water management company that provides water pipeline, disposal and purification products for exploration and manufacturing industries.

These are all the companies that Brenntag has acquired. Brenntag has acquired 44 companies and its latest acquisition was Zhongbai Xingye Food Technology in Jan 2021.

Brenntag Funding History

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Brenntag Investments

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These are all the companies that Brenntag has invested in. Brenntag has invested 44 companies and its latest investment was Zhongbai Xingye Food Technology in Jan 2021.

Brenntag News

June 8, 2021MarketScreener

Brenntag SE english

(marketscreener.com) Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging manage... See more »
June 5, 2021MarketScreener

Speech of the Board of Management - GSM on June 10, 2021 (as of June 4, 2021) (PDF, 162 KB)

(marketscreener.com) Brenntag SE Virtual General Shareholders' Meeting on June 10, 2021 Speech by the... See more »
May 13, 2021Bleeping Computer

Chemical distributor pays $4.4 million to DarkSide ransomware

Chemical distribution company Brenntag paid a $4.4 million ransom in Bitcoin to the DarkSide ransomwa... See more »
May 11, 2021Chem Europe

Brenntag achieves very strong results in first quarter 2021

Brenntag reports very strong results in the first quarter 2021 by prudently navigating through fast c... See more »
May 11, 2021FinanzNachrichten

Brenntag Q1 Profit, Sales Down

MUEHLHEIM (dpa-AFX) - German chemical distribution company Brenntag AG (BNTGF.PK) Tuesday reported a ... See more »

Brenntag Press Releases

October 27, 2020GlobeNewswire

Ben Franklin Tech Partners to Invest $407K in PA Companies

Investments in 9 Northeastern PA Early-Stage Firms & Established ManufacturersInvestments in 9 Northe... See more »
April 29, 2020PRWeb

Brenntag Canada and Fuji Chemical Industries Announce Exclusive Distribution Agreement

Effective April 1, 2020, Brenntag Canada is the exclusive distributor of Fuji Chemical's premium line... See more »
February 17, 2020PRWeb

Brenntag North America Renews Agreement with SmartDrive Systems, Inc.

Brenntag North America, Inc., part of the Brenntag Group, the global market leader in chemical and in... See more »
April 10, 2019PRWeb

Brenntag Food & Nutrition Announces New Distribution Agreement with Tata Chemicals Limited

The Brenntag Food & Nutrition Business Unit, part of the Brenntag Group, announces a new distribution... See more »
March 25, 2019University Chronicle

Brenntag Food & Nutrition Announces New Collaboration with BI Nutraceuticals in the Canadian Market

The Brenntag Food & Nutrition business unit of Brenntag Canada Inc., part of the Brenntag Group, the ... See more »
March 1, 2019PRWeb

Brenntag North America Announces National Distribution Agreement with Hexion

Brenntag North America, Inc., part of the Brenntag Group, the global market leader in chemical distri... See more »
February 28, 2019Business Wire

Hexion Inc. Names U.S. and Canada Distributor for its Epoxy Specialty and Base Epoxy Resins and Intermediates Businesses

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hexion Inc. ("Hexion" or the "Company") today announced it has named... See more »

Brenntag Videos

February 12, 2021Brenntag Youtube Channel

"Brenntag Global Key Accounts" on YOUTUBE

January 22, 2021Brenntag Youtube Channel

"How do you AdBlue?" on YOUTUBE

January 13, 2021Brenntag Youtube Channel

"Mineral Spirits: Properties and Uses" on YOUTUBE

December 30, 2020Brenntag Youtube Channel

"Ammonium Hydroxide: Properties and Uses" on YOUTUBE

November 24, 2020Brenntag Youtube Channel

"1,4 Butanediol: Properties and Uses" on YOUTUBE

Social Media

Brenntag Headquarters

Messeallee 11

Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia45131

49-201-6496-0

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Brenntag Summary

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Overview

Brenntag is a provider of chemicals and ingredients distribution services for oil and gas, pharmaceutical and construction industries. Brenntag was founded in 1874. Brenntag's headquarters is located in Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, DE 45131. Brennt...

CEO

Brenntag's CEO, Christian Kohlpaintner, currently has an approval rating of 78%. Brenntag's primary competitors are Univar Solutions, Barentz & Omya AG.

Frequently Asked Questions about Brenntag

  1. When was Brenntag founded?

    Brenntag was founded in 1874
  2. Who is Brenntag's CEO?

    Brenntag's CEO is Christian Kohlpaintner
  3. How much revenue does Brenntag generate?

    Brenntag generates $14.6B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Brenntag have?

    Brenntag has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Brenntag's headquarters?

    Brenntag's headquarters is in Essen North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
  2. How many employees does Brenntag have?

    Brenntag has 17,237 employees
  3. What sector does Brenntag operate in?

    Brenntag is in Specialty Chemicals
  4. Who are Brenntag's competitors?

    Brenntag's top competitors are Univar Solutions, Barentz, Omya AG