Quarterly Industry Focus
Economic Insight Q2 2017

Number Eight for the Third Year Running

Jebsen & Jessen Family Enterprise, comprising Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients, Jebsen Specialty Chemicals (a division of sister group Jebsen & Co) and the chemical distribution business of Jebsen & Jessen Hamburg, has successfully maintained its position as the eighth largest chemical distributor by sales for the year 2014. For the past three years, Jebsen & Jessen Family Enterprise has combined its sales figures to participate in the annual global Top 100 Chemicals Distributors ranking by ICIS. With a total recorded sales of S$1.9 billion in 2014, the Family Enterprise has been able to maintain its position on the list.
Marc Deschamps, Regional Managing Director of Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients said: “Together with our business partners, customers and principals, we have successfully defended our eighth Global and Asia Pacific positions of the World’s Top 100 Chemical Distributors, despite a difficult business environment in ASEAN last year and weakening currencies. It is our strong belief in joint, ethical, sustainable, long-term business partnerships that allows us to deliver this good result again this year and to bring growth to our own and our partners’ businesses. We will gladly continue to uphold these strong Jebsen & Jessen values for our mutual benefit.”