History

Globe Chemicals S.A. de C.V. was established by Klaus Kesting in Mexico City in 1972. Over the following years, the company evolved to become one of the largest producers and pharmaceutical distributors in Mexico. Globe Chemicals GmbH was established in Hamburg in 1976. The Globe Chemicals Group developed an international network of companies operating in the areas of Chemicals and Pharmaceutical raw materials.

The Globe Chemicals Group currently comprises the following sister companies and production operations:

Sister companies
  • Globe Chemicals S.A. de C.V., Monterrey, Mexico
  • Globe Chemicals S.A. de C.V., Mexico City, Mexico
  • Globe Chemicals S.A. de C.V., Guadalajara, Jal., Mexico
  • Globe Food de Mexico S.A. de C.V., Guadalajara, Jal., Mexico
  • Globe Food de Mexico S.A. de C.V., Puerto Vallarta, Jal., Mexico
  • Globe Chemicals - Agencia de Chile, Santiago de Chile, Chile
  • Trees for People GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
  • Globe Chemicals - Liaison Office Sao Paulo, Brazil
Production facilities
  • Productos Veterinarios Nacionales, S.A. de C.V., Guadalajara, Jal. Desarrollo Veterinario Industrial, S.A., Guadalajara, Jal., Mexico
  • Internacional Prode, S.A. de C.V., Guadalajara, Jal., Mexico
  • Ecological Maya Products, Oxkutzcab, Yucatan, Mexico
Company formations
1972
Globe Chemicals S.A. de C.V., Mexico
1975
Globe Chemicals S.A. de. C.V., Guadalajara, Mexico
1976
Globe Chemicals GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
1976
Productos Veterinarios Nacionales S.A. de C.V., Guadalajara, Mexico (production)
1978
Desarrollo Veterinario Industrial S.A. de C.V. Guadalajara, Mexico (production)
1981
Globe Chemicals Holland B.V., Netherlands
1981
Globe Pharmaceuticals (SA) Ltd., South Africa
1982
Globe Industriechemikalien GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
1983
Istituto Biochimico Pirri, Italy (production)
1984
Globe Specialities FPP GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
1985
Globe Italia S.P.A., Italy
1986
Globe Hong Kong LTD, Hong Kong
1986
Globe Chemicals Inc., USA
1987
Globe Liaison Office Bombay, India
1988
Kemikos S.R.L., Milan, Italy
1992
Internacional Prode, S.A. de C.V., Guadalajara, Jal., Mexico
1993
Globe Food de Mexico S.A. de C.V.
1999
Globe Chemicals - Agencia de Chile, Santiago de Chile, Chile
2001
Trees for People GmbH, Hamburg, Germany (marketing bio-products such as aloe vera, honey etc.)
2002
Globe Chemicals Brazil , Sao Paulo, Brazil
2010
Sales Office Germany
2011
Representation Office Poland
2012
Globe's 40th Anniversary
2014
Globe Chemicals S.A. de C.V., México, ISO 9001:2008 certification
2015
Globe Chemicals S.A. de C.V., México, construction of a new warehouse