Bodo Möller Chemie Group expands to Russia

25.11.2014

Specialty chemicals company Bodo Möller Chemie continues its expansion activities and opens a new subsidiary in Moscow

The new Russian subsidiary Bodo Möller Chemie Russia LLC is taking up business with immediate effect. With the new company the internationally active Bodo Möller Chemie Group strengthens its presence in the emerging Eastern European market and offers now also Russian customers a competent partner. Initially the strategic focus of the Moscow branch is on sales and distribution of high performance adhesive products for industrial applications.

Russian customers profit from know-how

“Opening a new subsidiary in the Russian capital brings us closer to our customers in Russia and the CIS states. With customized consulting, professional technical support and fast service we can comprehensively meet the requirements of customers in the Russian market.“, says Frank Haug, Chairman of the Bodo Möller Chemie Group. The objective of Haug and Nikolay Iglin, Managing Director of the Russian branch, is to serve the growing demand of various industrial sectors with quality products in collaboration with well-known partners. Furthermore the product portfolio and partner network will be developed continuously.

A strong group

With the expansion of trade business to Russia the Bodo Möller Chemie Group, headquartered in Offenbach am Main, Germany is pushing its growth and expansion activities and is developing another important part of the Russian market. Although current political tensions with the EU, Russia is for the specialty chemicals expert an important foreign market, offering the potential for growth. The company expects here, despite the current difficulties, due to the growing demand for high-quality chemical products good long-term market opportunities. In Europe the company is with its branch network, consisting of 11 affiliates already very well positioned and has been supplying the Eastern European markets Poland, Hungary, Slovenia, the Czech Republic and Slovakia with a country-specific product portfolio for years, which includes among others, adhesives, composite materials, pigments, additives, textile additives and electrical encapsulation. Establishing a branch in South Africa in 2011, the company’s expansion of trading activities crossed the borders of Europe.

Mr Nikolay Iglin assumes his responsabilities as Managing Director for Formulated Systems for the new branch with beginning 1.1.2015.

Bodo Möller Chemie Russia LLC
Maroseika Street 7/8, bld.1, premises 1, room5
RUS-101000 Moscow

With more than 40 years of experience in distribution of specialty chemicals and adhesives the Bodo Möller Chemie Group (www.bm-chemie.de, www.bm-chemie.com) is the leading trading partner for well-known European companies like DOW Automotive Systems, HB Fuller, BASF and Huntsman Advanced Materials. The product portfolio of the company includes powerful adhesives and adhesive systems, additives for plastics, coatings, rubber products, textiles, lubricants and other specialty chemicals. Through targeted consulting and locally specific consumer service the Bodo Möller Chemie Group offers their customer for every individual requirement the suitable product and solution.