Quaker Chemical

Quaker develops, produces, and markets various formulated chemical specialty products for heavy industrial and manufacturing applications. Read more

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Dow Chemical is Quaker Chemical's #1 rival. Dow Chemical was founded in 1897 in Midland, Michigan. Dow Chemical is in the Specialty Chemicals field. Dow Chemical generates $39.2B more revenue than Quaker Chemical.

Henkel is one of Quaker Chemical's top competitors. Henkel is headquartered in Duesseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, and was founded in 1876. Henkel competes in the Specialty Chemicals field. Henkel generates 1,609% the revenue of Quaker Chemical.

Elementis is seen as one of Quaker Chemical's top competitors. Elementis was founded in 1844, and its headquarters is in London, England. Like Quaker Chemical, Elementis also operates in the Diversified Metals & Mining space. Elementis has 807 fewer employees than Quaker Chemical.

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Quaker Chemical Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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Annual Revenue

$1.5B

Quaker Chemical's revenue is the ranked 35th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 21.7B. Over the last four quarters, Quaker Chemical's revenue has grown by 50.3%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $429.8M; in Q4 2020, it was $385.9M; in Q3 2020, it was $367.2M; in Q2 2020, Quaker Chemical's revenue was $286M.

Quaker Chemical Acquisitions

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Lubricor Inc.

Nov 2016

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$11.9M
Lubricor is a manufacturer of stamping and drawing lubricants, metalworking coolants, cleaners, corrosion preventives and hydroforming products.
Verkol S.A.

Jul 2015

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$40.1M
Verkol develops, designs, produces and markets lubricant products in Navarra.
Binol

Nov 2014

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$18.9M
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Engineered Custom Lubricants

Aug 2014

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$52M
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G.W. Smith & Sons, Inc.

Oct 2011

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$14M
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These are all the companies that Quaker Chemical has acquired. Quaker Chemical has acquired 6 companies and its latest acquisition was Lubricor Inc. in Nov 2016. Lubricor is a manufacturer of stamping and drawing lubricants, metalworking coolants, cleaners, corrosion preventives and hydroforming products.

Quaker Chemical Funding History

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May 1972
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Since Quaker Chemical was founded in 1918, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Quaker Chemical has raised $0. Quaker Chemical's funding round was on May 1972 for a total of $0

Quaker Chemical Investments

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These are all the companies that Quaker Chemical has invested in. Quaker Chemical has invested 6 companies and its latest investment was Lubricor Inc. in Nov 2016. Lubricor is a manufacturer of stamping and drawing lubricants, metalworking coolants, cleaners, corrosion preventives and hydroforming products.

Quaker Chemical News

September 16, 2020News Break

Quaker Chemical declares $0.395 dividend | News Break

Quaker Chemical (NYSE:KWR) declares $0.395/share quarterly dividend, 2.6% increase from prior dividen... See more »
August 5, 2020MarketScreener

Announces Second Quarter Results

(marketscreener.com) CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation toda... See more »
July 6, 2020the markets daily

Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.34 Per Share

Quaker Chemical Corp (NYSE:KWR) will announce $0.34 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter... See more »
May 11, 2020MarketScreener

Announces First Quarter 2020 Results

(marketscreener.com) CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation toda... See more »
March 17, 2020MarketScreener

updates timing for filing of its 2019 Form 10-K

(marketscreener.com) CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation to... See more »
March 2, 2020MarketScreener

Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2019 Results

(marketscreener.com) CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation tod... See more »

Quaker Chemical Press Releases

January 8, 2019StreetInsider

Quaker Chemical Update On Combination With Houghton International

Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today provided an update on the closing timeline of its combi... See more »
January 8, 2019centralcharts

Quaker Chemical Update On Combination With Houghton International

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today provide... See more »
January 2, 2019PR Newswire

Quaker Chemical to Participate in CJS Securities 2019 Investor Conference

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Jan. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announce... See more »
October 9, 2018StreetInsider

Lubricant Solutions for Die Casting's Most Challenging Processes

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Die casters often encounter process situations that i... See more »
September 4, 2018StreetInsider

Field Proven Metalworking Fluids for Todays Machining Challenges

Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR, "Quaker"), a global supplier of metalworking fluids used in t... See more »
July 9, 2018StreetInsider

Quaker Chemical Updates Timing on Houghton Combination

Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) continues to be in productive discussions with the European C... See more »
April 12, 2018ForImmediateRelease

Product Solutions to Suppress Dust and Reduce Downtime

Travel & Tourism Industry release: CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Quaker Chemical C... See more »

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Quaker Chemical Headquarters

901 E Hector St

Conshohocken, Pennsylvania19428

1-610-832-4000

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Quaker Chemical Summary

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Overview

Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR), headquartered in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, with regional headquarters in Uithoorn, The Netherlands, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Shanghai, China, is an American company with 60% of its sales conducted internati...

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Quaker Chemical's Chairman & CEO, Michael F. Barry, currently has an approval rating of 88%. Quaker Chemical's primary competitors are Dow Chemical, Henkel & Elementis.

Frequently Asked Questions about Quaker Chemical

  1. When was Quaker Chemical founded?

    Quaker Chemical was founded in 1918
  2. Who is Quaker Chemical's CEO?

    Quaker Chemical's CEO is Michael F. Barry
  3. How much revenue does Quaker Chemical generate?

    Quaker Chemical generates $1.5B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Quaker Chemical have?

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

    Quaker Chemical's headquarters is in Conshohocken Pennsylvania, USA
  2. How many employees does Quaker Chemical have?

    Quaker Chemical has 2,160 employees
  3. What sector does Quaker Chemical operate in?

    Quaker Chemical is in Diversified Metals & Mining
  4. Who are Quaker Chemical's competitors?

    Quaker Chemical's top competitors are Dow Chemical, Henkel, Elementis