Co-creating business changes, one company at a time

Our industrial partnerships can boost innovation and create new opportunities for your business.

Collaboration is the essence of our business. No matter what the scale or size, working with trusted partners is essential to deliver success. We collaborate with various companies behind the scenes to deliver the best results and drive innovation.

Many of our products are developed in close collaboration with different industries and partners, some of whom we have worked with for decades. Here we highlight a selection of some of our valued partners, the expertise they bring to the Umicore brand, and how our collaboration could benefit you.

Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients

Igenerix Pharma / India

Igenerix’s experience representing both Indian companies in global markets and global life science companies in India, is a key component to our cooperation. This allows the Indian pharma and generics markets to access our expertise in highly potent API development and manufacturing.

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Kaneda / Japan

Kaneda has widely recognised expertise in regulatory affairs and API supply across Japan. This expertise, along with Kaneda’s customer-oriented approach to business, integrates well with our commitment to deliver the highest quality product to our clients.

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Midas Pharmaceuticals / USA

Midas’ 15 years of experience in the North American pharmaceutical market complements our decades of expertise with highly potent APIs. Together with Midas Pharmaceuticals, we provide greater value to our USA pharma customers.

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ALS Pharma / Korea

Together with ALS Pharma, we offer our Korean clients an attractive package: Umicore’s high quality highly potent APIs and ALS Pharma’s exclusive customer services and regulatory affairs expertise.

Homogeneous Catalysts

MilliporeSigma Catalogue

The new MilliporeSigma provides the fastest global access to advanced homogeneous catalysts at the R&D scale. It guarantees an easy method of sourcing Umicore catalysts in small quantities and in real time.

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Solvias Chemicals offers unrivalled expertise in catalysts, contract research, development and manufacturing. This makes it the ideal partner to offer our customers exclusive support for their fine chemicals.

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Strem Chemicals

Strem Chemicals is the partner of choice for lab quantities. They continuously provide innovative high-grade transition metal catalysts with fast delivery. This collaboration allows us to provide commercial scale quality from lab to industrial quantities.

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Umicore Precious Metals Management

Umicore’s Precious Metals Management business unit ensures worldwide supply of Platinum Group Metals, securing our customers’ access to platinum, palladium, rhodium, ruthenium, and iridium among other precious metals.

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Elevance Renewable Sciences

Elevance creates novel, high-performing speciality chemicals from renewable feedstocks using a proprietary, Nobel-prize winning technology called alkene metathesis. Elevance is the first, and only, company to have commercialised natural oil metathesis technology at scale.

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