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Hempel China

Hempel (China) Ltd is the wholly owned subsidiary of Hempel A/S in China. With its North Asia headquarters in Shanghai, there are three production facilities, 11 sales offices located in Beijing, Dalian, Qingdao, Hongkong, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Xi'an, Wuhan, Chongqing and Tianjin, and 11 stock points strategically located in China.

Wide geographical coverage enables us to serve our customers with prompt delivery of our products in China. Today, Hempel (China) Ltd is one of the market leaders of supplying high quality coatings in marine, container, protective and decorative markets.

The former company of Hempel (China) Ltd was Hempel-Hai Hong (China) Ltd which was founded in 1992 as a joint venture of the Hempel Group and China Merchants Holdings (International) Co Ltd. Before the joint venture, Hempel has been active in China market since 1950's where we supplied coatings to ocean going vessels. In January 2009, Hempel A/S has acquired 100% shares of Hempel-Hai Hong and the company name was changed to Hempel (China) Ltd.

Promising Results in China
Hempel China has in a remarkably short time emerged as one of the major players in China. We are today market leader in marine, container, and protective coatings and one of the major suppliers of decorative and road marking coatings in China. Various Chinese government bureaus and associations have made awards and nominations to our company, including: Top 500 Foreign Investment Enterprises in China, Foreign Investment Enterprise with Outstanding Business Performance and Enterprise with Top Class Safety Production Management.

Care for the Environment and Employees
Besides product quality, we also care about the external quality - the environment, as well as the internal quality - our employees. Our Kunshan, and Yantai factory have been awarded ISO 14001 and OHSAS18001 . The ISO14001 standard is designed to protect the environment, while OHSAS18001protects employees’ safety and health. Hempel China is environmentally conscious. We develop environmentally-friendly products and always stay at the forefront by implementing new legislation. We continuously work to improve our performance in health, saftety and the environment by implementing the Hempel Group's Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) policy.

Research and Development
The Hempel Group invests heavily in research and development in order to formulate suitable products ahead of customers' needs. Besides the main R&D centres in Denmark, Spain and Singapore, we also have an R&D centre in China. Hempel China is willing to invest in the Chinese market to ensure our customers can get the best products to fit for their local requirements and needs. 


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