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Quaker Houghton (also known as Quaker Chemical Corporation) is a company providing industrial process fluids and chemical management services to various heavy industrial and manufacturing applications. It develops, produces, and markets chemical products such as metal removal fluids, cleaning fluids, corrosion inhibitors, metal drawing and forming fluids, die cast mold releases, specialty greases, offshore sub-sea energy control fluids, etc.
TypePublic
Founded1918
HQConshohocken, PA, US
Websitehome.quakerhoughton.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)4,200(-6%)
Job Openings163
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.4 B(+26%)
Share Price (Apr 2022)$156.4(-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Quaker Houghton

Andy Tometich

Andy Tometich

Chief Executive Officer and President, Director
Joseph Berquist

Joseph Berquist

Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer, Managing Director – Global Specialty Businesses
Jeewat Bijlani

Jeewat Bijlani

Senior Vice President, Managing Director, Americas
Robert T. Traub

Robert T. Traub

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Shane W. Hostetter

Shane W. Hostetter

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Dieter Laininger

Dieter Laininger

Senior Vice President, Managing Director, Asia Pacific
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Quaker Houghton Office Locations

Quaker Houghton has offices in Conshohocken, Bingham Farms, Carrollton, Dayton and in 26 other locations
Conshohocken, PA, US (HQ)
901 E Hector St
Bingham Farms, MI, US
30150 Telegraph Rd #205
Carrollton, GA, US
421 S Garrett St
Dayton, OH, US
1700 Spaulding Rd
Detroit, MI, US
9100 Freeland St
Middletown, OH, US
3431 Yankee Rd
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Quaker Houghton Financials and Metrics

Quaker Houghton Revenue

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Quaker Houghton's revenue was reported to be $1.42 b in FY, 2020 which is a 25.1% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2021)

449.1m

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

145.1m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

32.3%

Net income (Q3, 2021)

31.1m

EBIT (Q3, 2021)

36.0m

Market capitalization (22-Apr-2022)

2.8b

Closing stock price (22-Apr-2022)

156.4

Cash (30-Sept-2021)

141.4m

EV

3.6b
Quaker Houghton's current market capitalization is $2.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

867.5m1.1b1.4b

Revenue growth, %

6%31%25%

Cost of goods sold

555.2m741.4m904.2m

Gross profit

312.3m392.1m513.4m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

211.2m205.9m325.1m378.6m286.0m367.2m429.8m435.3m449.1m

Cost of goods sold

135.4m130.7m220.1m244.7m188.7m227.0m273.6m280.8m303.9m

Gross profit

75.8m75.2m105.1m133.9m97.4m140.2m156.2m154.5m145.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

36%37%32%35%34%38%36%35%32%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

104.1m123.5m181.8m

Accounts Receivable

202.1m376.0m373.0m

Inventories

94.1m175.0m187.8m

Current Assets

418.5m716.0m792.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

59.8m31.9m39.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

19.7m44.9m83.2m

Inventories

(10.5m)10.8m(3.9m)

Accounts Payable

190.0k(8.9m)22.3m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

13.9m29.5m16.6m(28.3m)(36.1m)(8.7m)38.6m72.2m103.3m

Depreciation and Amortization

4.9m9.7m23.9m21.2m42.1m62.8m22.1m44.2m65.4m

Inventories

946.0k(257.0k)1.4m(10.2m)(3.7m)2.1m(25.0m)(57.0m)(73.0m)

Accounts Payable

(6.0m)(2.9m)344.0k(5.3m)(58.7m)(13.5m)26.6m22.3m32.7m
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

401.6k

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.6 x
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Quaker Houghton Operating Metrics

Quaker Houghton's Customers was reported to be 15 k in Mar, 2020.
FY, 2019Mar, 2020Apr, 2020FY, 2020

Countries

2512525

Customers

15 k

Manufacturing Facilities

31

Product Lines

19
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Quaker Houghton Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CoralDecember 01, 2020$53 m
Houghton InternationalApril 05, 2017$172.5 m
Lubricor IncNovember 30, 2016$11.8 m
Verkol SAUJuly 30, 2015
Binol ABNovember 03, 2014$18.9 m
Engineered Custom LubricantsAugust 15, 2014$52 m
NP Coil Dexter IndustriesJuly 02, 2012
G.W. Smith and SonsOctober 01, 2011
TecniQuimia MexicanaJuly 12, 2011
Summit Lubricants IncDecember 31, 2010$30 m
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Quaker Houghton Revenue Breakdown

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Quaker Houghton revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 31.8% from EMEA, 42.7% from Americas and 25.5% from Asia/Pacific

Quaker Houghton Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

70/100

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Quaker Houghton Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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Quaker Houghton Online and Social Media Presence

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Quaker Houghton Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    73/100

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Quaker Houghton News and Updates

Quaker Houghton Releases its 2021 Sustainability Report

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Houghton ("the Company") (NYSE: KWR), the global leader in industrial process fluids, today announced the release of its 2021 Sustainability Report. The report highlights the substantial progress advancing the Company's holistic...

Quaker Houghton Enters Joint Venture with Grindaix

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Houghton (NYSE:KWR), the leader in industrial process fluids has entered into an exclusive joint venture with Grindaix GmbH, a German-based, high-tech provider of coolant control and delivery systems. Grindaix's solutions apply to a...

Quaker Houghton Announces Third Quarter Results

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation ("the Company", also known as Quaker Houghton; NYSE: KWR) today announced third quarter results and provided an update regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Company. Third quarter of 2020 net sales...

Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces First Quarter Earnings And Investor Conference Schedule

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its first quarter earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release: May 2, 2019 (after market close) Visit Quaker's...

Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings and Investor Conference Schedule

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its fourth quarter and full year earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release: February 28, 2019 (after market close)...

Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Third Quarter Earnings And Investor Conference Schedule

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its third quarter earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release: November 1, 2018 (after market close) Visit Quaker's...
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Quaker Houghton Blogs

Storage, Preparation and Dosing of Forging Fluids

The Forging industry has been influenced by increasing environmental regulations, evolving customer demands, and the need to increase the productivity and efficiency of the whole manufacturing process chain. The post Storage, Preparation and Dosing of Forging Fluids appeared first on Quaker Houghton…

Increase Die Life and Part Quality

The Challenge: To be competitive in a challenging market, the customer asked Quaker Houghton to analyze the possibilities of enhancing productivity and reduce overall cost. The post Increase Die Life and Part Quality appeared first on Quaker Houghton.

Increase Part Quality While Decreasing Consumption In Pre-Coating Step Of Warm Forging Process

The Challenge: The customer is a global engineering and manufacturing company, dedicated to delivering mass production solutions for mobility. The post Increase Part Quality While Decreasing Consumption In Pre-Coating Step Of Warm Forging Process appeared first on Quaker Houghton.

Increase Efficiency and Productivity with Synthetic Forging Product

The Challenge: The customer is one of the largest international automotive suppliers in the area of steel and aluminum forging as well as subsequent machining. The post Increase Efficiency and Productivity with Synthetic Forging Product appeared first on Quaker Houghton.

Improve process stability and production efficiency in Hot Forming

The Challenge: One of the world leader in manufacturing seat components planned to have a die lubricant for the newly developed hot forming technology. The post Improve process stability and production efficiency in Hot Forming appeared first on Quaker Houghton.

Quaker Houghton to showcase intelligent die casting solutions at EUROGUSS

Demonstrating how to optimize die casting performance through its intelligent solutions at EUROGUSS 2022. The post Quaker Houghton to showcase intelligent die casting solutions at EUROGUSS appeared first on Quaker Houghton.
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Quaker Houghton Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Quaker Houghton founded?

    Quaker Houghton was founded in 1918.

  • Who are Quaker Houghton key executives?

    Quaker Houghton's key executives are Andy Tometich, Joseph Berquist and Jeewat Bijlani.

  • How many employees does Quaker Houghton have?

    Quaker Houghton has 4,200 employees.

  • What is Quaker Houghton revenue?

    Latest Quaker Houghton annual revenue is $1.4 b.

  • What is Quaker Houghton revenue per employee?

    Latest Quaker Houghton revenue per employee is $337.5 k.

  • Who are Quaker Houghton competitors?

    Competitors of Quaker Houghton include Olympic Steel, Cabot and FUCHS PETROLUB.

  • Where is Quaker Houghton headquarters?

    Quaker Houghton headquarters is located at 901 E Hector St, Conshohocken.

  • Where are Quaker Houghton offices?

    Quaker Houghton has offices in Conshohocken, Bingham Farms, Carrollton, Dayton and in 26 other locations.

  • How many offices does Quaker Houghton have?

    Quaker Houghton has 30 offices.