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NL Industries, Inc. is a holding company. The Company operates in the component products industry through its subsidiary, CompX International Inc. (CompX). It operates in the chemicals industry through its non-controlling interest in Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (Kronos). CompX is a manufacturer of engineered components utilized in a range of applications and industries. Through its Security Products operations, CompX manufactures mechanical and electronic cabinet locks, and other locking mechanisms used in recreational transportation, postal, cabinetry, tool storage and healthcare applications. CompX also manufactures stainless steel exhaust systems, gauges and throttle controls for the recreational marine and other industries through its Marine Components operations. Its marine components include CompX Marine and Custom Marine. Its Security Products include KeSet and System 64. Kronos is a producer and marketer of titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2).
HQHouston, US
Culture scoreB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)547(+6%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)$124.2 M(+6%)
Share Price (May 2020)$3.1 (+2%)

NL Industries Office Locations

NL Industries has an office in Houston
Houston, US (HQ)
16825 Northchase Dr #1200
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NL Industries Financials and Metrics

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NL Industries's revenue was reported to be $124.24 m in FY, 2019

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NL Industries's current market capitalization is $152.6 m.
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NL Industries Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was NL Industries founded?

    NL Industries was founded in 1891.

  • How many employees does NL Industries have?

    NL Industries has 547 employees.

  • What is NL Industries revenue?

    Latest NL Industries annual revenue is $124.2 m.

  • What is NL Industries revenue per employee?

    Latest NL Industries revenue per employee is $227.1 k.

  • Who are NL Industries competitors?

    Competitors of NL Industries include Highwater Ethanol, Kilfrost and R.S.Clare.

  • Where is NL Industries headquarters?

    NL Industries headquarters is located at 16825 Northchase Dr #1200, Houston.

  • Where are NL Industries offices?

    NL Industries has an office in Houston.

  • How many offices does NL Industries have?

    NL Industries has 1 office.