Momentive (formally known as Hexion Specialty Chemicals) is a producer of binder, adhesive, coating and ink resins for industrial applications. It claims be the world's largest specialty chemicals and materials producer, with joint sales of around $7.5bn (2009) across various end-markets and geographies. It is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, US, its silicones and quartz business is headquartered in Albany, New York and employs around 10,000 people.
Momentive will focus on developing new products that will make it more competitive. It will remain aware of competition from other chemical companies as well as competition from producers of materials that are substitutes for formaldehyde-based resins.
Download the The ICIS Top 100 Chemical Companies listing here
Chairman, CEO and president: Craig Morrison
Executive VP and CFO: William Carter
President (Silicones and Quartz): Steven Delarge
180 East Broad Street
Momentive is a producer of binder, adhesive, coating and ink resins for industrial applications.
More about Momentive (formally known as Hexion) Structure
Momentive (formally known as Hexion) will focus on developing new products that will make it more competitive; remaining aware of competition from other chemical companies; competition from producers of materials that are substitutes for formaldehyde-based resins that could lead to declines in its net sales; concentrate on acquisitions and joint ventures that it has pursued and may present unforeseen integration obstacles and costs, increase its leverage and negatively impact its performance; and further concentrate on its growth strategy. ICIS also provides you with key financial data listed in table form.
More about Momentive (formally known as Hexion) Strategy & Financial Highlights
Get news on Momentive (formally known as Hexion) plus the latest chemical news, information, data, market movements and analysis
in one place with ICIS news
Find details on other chemical companies and suppliers with
ICIS offers a range of FREE e-newsletters to ensure that you don't miss out on the latest development and key market intelligence in your industry. If you want the latest news sent to your inbox, sign up for ICIS e-newsletters today.
Find out more about current and planned chemical plants and projects by subscribing to our comprehensive database
INSIGHT: Jim Ratcliffe questions Europe's chemicals future
“What does happen to the European chemical industry when the flow of chemicals into China reverses?”
VIDEO: ICIS Special Report on Turkish polymers