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Croda International is a company engaged in the manufacture of specialty chemicals. It offers adhesives, crop protection additives and adjuvants, seed enhancement and animal health chemicals, lubricant additives, specialty additives for plastics, coatings and polymers. Additionally, the Company provides specialty ingredients for skin care, hair care, sun care products. The Company serves such areas as geo-technologies, healthcare, home care, industrial chemicals, lubricants, personal care and polymer additives. 

HQSnaith, GB
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)4,580(+7%)
Job Openings10
Revenue (FY, 2018)£1.4 B(+2%)
Share Price (Mar 2017)£36.1 (+4%)

Key People/Management at Croda International

Steve Foots

Steve Foots

Group Chief Executive
Jez Maiden

Jez Maiden

Group Finance Director
Anthony Fitzpatrick

Anthony Fitzpatrick

President Corporate Development
Tom Brophy

Tom Brophy

Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
Sandra Breene

Sandra Breene

President of Personal Care
Maarten Heybroek

Maarten Heybroek

President Global PTIC
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Croda International Office Locations

Croda International has offices in Snaith, Hessle, Hull, Leek and in 41 other locations
Snaith, GB (HQ)
Cowick Hall
Hessle, GB
Hesslewood Country Office Park Ferriby Rd
Hull, GB
Oak Rd
Leek, GB
Barnfield Rd
Thorne, GB
6 Alpha Ct
Widnes, GB
Foundry Ln
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Croda International Financials and Metrics

Croda International Revenue

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Croda International's revenue was reported to be £1.39 b in FY, 2018 which is a 1% increase from the previous period.

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Croda International's current market capitalization is £4.8 t.
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Croda International Operating Metrics

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Croda International Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
AM Coatings BV
Bio Futures Limited
Brookstone Chemicals Limited
Cowick Hall Trustees Limited
Cowick Insurance Services Ltd
Croda Americas LLC
Croda Application Chemicals Limited
Croda Argentina SA
Croda Australia
Croda Bakery Services Limited
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Croda International Revenue Breakdown

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Croda International revenue breakdown by business segment: 35.2% from Personal Care, 23.4% from Life Sciences, 32.9% from Performance Technologies and 8.5% from Industrial Chemicals

Croda International revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 41.3% from Europe, 26.9% from North America, 10.2% from Latin America and 21.7% from Asia

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Croda International News and Updates

Antiblock Additive Market Seeing 6.1% Growth Rate, with Intense Competition from Key Players Croda International PLC, Evonik Industries AG, Imerys SA

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Global Friction Modifiers Market Report 2019-2023 Featuring Afton Chemical, BASF, Berkshire Hathaway, Chevron, Croda International & Lanxess

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Opaque Polymers Global Market 2018: Key Players – Arkema, Interpolymer Corporation, Croda International plc, Hankuck Latices Co., Junneng Chemical

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Oat Protein 2018 Global Market Key Players - Provital Group, Croda International, Lonza Group, Induchem companies, Tate and Lyle.....

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Croda International Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Croda International founded?

    Croda International was founded in 1925.

  • Who are Croda International key executives?

    Croda International's key executives are Steve Foots, Jez Maiden and Anthony Fitzpatrick.

  • How many employees does Croda International have?

    Croda International has 4,580 employees.

  • What is Croda International revenue?

    Latest Croda International annual revenue is £1.4 b.

  • What is Croda International revenue per employee?

    Latest Croda International revenue per employee is £302.8 k.

  • Who are Croda International competitors?

    Competitors of Croda International include Scapa, Castrol and Johnson Matthey.

  • Where is Croda International headquarters?

    Croda International headquarters is located at Cowick Hall, Snaith.

  • Where are Croda International offices?

    Croda International has offices in Snaith, Hessle, Hull, Leek and in 41 other locations.

  • How many offices does Croda International have?

    Croda International has 59 offices.