Biesterfeld do Brasil was founded in 1976 and is active as sales and purchase agent on the Brazilian market. The company trades industrial chemicals and pharmaceutical raw materials like antibiotics, vitamins, amino acids, extracts food and feed additives. Furthermore, Biesterfeld distributes raw materials for the production of cosmetic products for hair, skin and sun care, shower and bath formulations as well as decorative and natural cosmetics.
The second subsidiary in Brazil, Biesterfeld Simko Distribution S.A., founded in 2015, distributes engineering polymers, styrenic polymers, acrylic polymers, standard polymers, elastomers, thermoplastic rubber and additives from its stocks in São Paulo and Santa Catarina. Biesterfeld Simko is providing support and technical service throughout Brazil. It also offers technical assistance in special compounds, materials processing and construction of molds, in order to optimize the customers' production processes.
Selection of our product portfolio
Chlorinated solvents, ketones, monomers, alcohols, glycol ethers, esters
Antibiotics, vitamins, amino acids, extracts food, feed additives
Antioxidants, thickeners, additives, natural emulsifiers, active substances, abrasives, anionics
Plastics & Rubber:
Engineering polymers, standard polymers, acrylates, polyesters, styrene copolymers, performance additives and rubber
Active ingredients, aromatic extracts, beads, conditioning agents, natural emulsifiers, film formers, oils, preservatives, rheology modifiers, surfactants.
Pharma & Industrial Chemicals
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New distribution right for world's first seaweed-based emulsifier
SeaBalance 2000: A seaweed-based cosmetic emulsifier made from upcycled sargassum seaweed. 100% natural and suitable for body and cosmetic applications Distribution rights agreed for the DACH region, Poland and the Baltic States Biesterfeld continues the ongoing expansion of its sustainability portfolio Hamburg, March 23, 2023 - Biesterfeld, one of the world's leading distributors in the…
Biesterfeld Spezialchemie and Gummiwerk KRAIBURG launch strategic sales and service partnership for KRAIBON® compounding solutions
Hamburg, 15. March 2023 – Biesterfeld, one of the world's leading distribution and service companies in the field of plastics, rubber and specialty chemicals, and Gummiwerk KRAIBURG, a leading producer of rubber and silicone compounds, have entered a strategic sales partnership with immediate…
Dr Stephan Glander appointed new CEO of Biesterfeld AG
With effect from 1 April 2023, the supervisory board of Biesterfeld AG has appointed Dr Stephan Glander (54) as CEO of the Biesterfeld Group, a leading international distributor of plastics, rubber and specialty chemicals. Glander takes over from Thomas Arnold (63), who is retiring after ten years with the family-owned company, including eight years as CEO. Most recently, Stephan Glander served…