Press release
February 25, 2015

BCD Chemie GmbH appointed as new Evonik distributor in Switzerland

Effective on January 1st, BCD Chemie GmbH has been appointed as the new distributor for DEGALAN® products in coating and ink applications in Switzerland. BCD Chemie GmbH, based in Hamburg (Germany) is the successor of Röhm Schweiz GmbH and will become the exclusive distribution partner for DEGALAN® in Switzerland.

DEGALAN products offer convincing benefits in all applications where the main priorities are unsurpassed weather resistance, colorfastness, high brilliance, hardness and scratch resistance.

For decades, BCD Chemie has concentrated on marketing and distribution of industrial and speciality chemicals and is one of the leading suppliers in this segment.

Company information

Evonik, the creative industrial group from Germany, is one of the world leaders
in specialty chemicals. Profitable growth and a sustained increase in the value of the company form the heart of Evonik’s corporate strategy. Its activities focus on the key megatrends health, nutrition, resource efficiency and globalization. Evonik benefits specifically from its innovative prowess and integrated technology platforms.

Evonik is active in over 100 countries around the world. In fiscal 2013 more than 33,500 employees generated sales of around €12.7 billion and an operating profit (adjusted EBITDA) of about €2.0 billion.


In so far as forecasts or expectations are expressed in this press release or where our statements concern the future, these forecasts, expectations or statements may involve known or unknown risks and uncertainties. Actual results or developments may vary, depending on changes in the operating environment. Neither Evonik Industries AG nor its group companies assume an obligation to update the forecasts, expectations or statements contained in this release.