Chemical Raw Materials - 31.05.2022

Worlée-Chemie new strategic distributor of HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH

Effective immediately, Worlée will take over the exclusive distribution of HOBUM's entire product range in France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Nordic and Poland.

This includes a broad, unique range of bio-based products based on unsaturated vegetable oils, their fatty acids and derivatives. The products made from renewable raw materials are mainly used in paints and coatings, adhesives and plastics.

Dr. René Manski, Head of Sales & Marketing at HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH, emphasizes "The strategic partnership between Worlée and HOBUM will help us to win new customers. Together it is possible to provide further innovative bio-based solutions for existing and new industrial applications. We look forward to working together and further increasing the share of products with renewable content."

Dr. Thorsten Adebahr, Head of ChemieHandel, Worlée-Chemie GmbH: "We are very pleased about the strategic cooperation with HOBUM. After all, the transformation towards a more sustainable world will place increasing demands on the paints, coatings, adhesives and plastics industries in the coming years. We are all the more pleased to have a new competent partner at our side, with whom we can further expand the share of bio-based products in our distribution portfolio."

About HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH

The German, medium-sized family-owned company HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH, located in Hamburg-Harburg, has been building on the production of various oleochemical products based on renewable raw materials since 1959. The main raw material sources are vegetable oils and fatty acids. The highly specialized end products are typically used in paints and coatings, adhesives and plastics.

Overview of our partners

Back to overview