Univar is the distribution partner that is continually transforming the way that chemicals and ingredients are bought, sold and managed. The company holds the top market position in North America and the second largest market position in Europe, with net sales of almost $8.1 billion in 2016.
We are a leading global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of specialty services. We purchase chemicals from thousands of chemical producers worldwide and warehouse, repackage, blend, dilute, transport and sell those chemicals throughout the world. Our scale and broad geographic reach, combined with our deep product knowledge and end-market expertise and our specialty services, provide us with a distinct competitive advantage and enable us to offer customers a comprehensive resource for their chemical needs.
We have developed valued, long-term relationships with the world's premier chemical producers, from small- and medium-sized businesses to global industrial players. Our success is dependent on our superior execution, product breadth, optimized logistics and productivity.