Middle East & Africa

Evonik is one of the world's leading specialty chemicals companies.

Our Locations in Middle East & Africa

Evonik has been active in South Africa for more than 40 years, marketing and selling products in the Nutrition & Care, Resource Efficiency and Performance Materials arenas. Today, the country has one of the largest Evonik offices in the cluster MEA in addition to a Hydrogen Peroxide plant in Umbogintwini and two laboratories for Animal Nutrition and Silica.


Function: Office, Research & Development


Function: Production

The Ghana office serves as a sales function for Animal Nutrition and Silica serving 22 countries in West and Central Africa 

The Evonik office in Kenya supports two business lines Animal Nutrition and Comfort and Insulation. Because of its central location, Kenya serves as the hub for Evonik operations in East Africa. The country is also home to Evonik’s NIR laboratory for Animal Nutrition supporting vital technical support to the local and regional feed markets.

Evonik Gulf is based in Dubai and the office serves as the headquarter for the Middle East and Africa cluster. The office offers a comprehensive regional administrative platform in addition to having sales, marketing, business development and communications functions.


Function: Office, Sales, Marketing, Business Developement and Communications

Saudi Arabia has been and still is a fertile market for Evonik business. Fast growing feed additives is one of Evonik’s important businesses in the Middle East and Africa. Also, Saudi Arabia is one of the main markets for Evonik’s VESTAGON®, a crosslinking agent for light stable and weather resistant powder coating systems.

Founded in 1968 in Tehran, Evonik Iran PJS was among the first legal entities to be established in the Middle East & Africa. The local office has been active for over 50 years. Evonik’s key markets in Iran include animal nutrition, paints and coatings and consumer care.

The office in Jordan services the healthcare, animal nutrition and coatings industries.

Evonik's presence in Egypt dates to the 1960s when the company started selling Animal Nutrition products. Today, the office serves four main business lines within the feed, coatings, active oxygen industries.