KEMAT is the largest independent polybutene distributor in EMEA. KEMAT’s products are used in many applications in several market segments, for example: lubricants and greases; cosmetics and skin care; sealants, adhesives and coatings; plastics, rubbers and cling films.

Based in Belgium, KEMAT is a privately held company, founded in 1989. It has unparalleled experience and insights in polybutene markets and applications. Sound supplier relationships for the past 28 years with active sales in 22 countries across EMEA.

With distribution centres in Belgium, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Turkey and the United Kingdom with readily available stock across all grades, KEMAT has bulk (glycol heated) tank containers with a permanent stock of heated bulk. The company offers IBCs and drum packaging together with a drumming and blending facility, resulting in a quick and efficient supply of high quality and certified polybutene, delivered at timely and competitive prices.

Having built up an expertise in the supply of additives to the lubricants industry, KEMAT has expanded over the years to supply a wide range of products to a diverse customer base across a multitude of different industry segments.

As well as Polybutenes, KEMAT also distributes Poly Alpha Olefins and Natural Oils. The company has recently increased its product portfolio to include molybdenum disulphide (MoS2) and 12-Hydroxystearic acid (12-HSA).

KEMAT continues to build its strength and reputation on providing timely deliveries of high quality products at competitive prices and giving personal attention to both supplier and customer’s requirements.

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1989: KEMAT FOUNDED Komest srl and Michael Mason establish KEMAT sprl/bvba with the primary objective of importing liquid polymers from South America to Europe.
1994 Michael Mason acquires 100% of the shares of Kemat.
1998 Kemat sprl/bvba increases their capital and become Kemat SA/NV.
2002 Kemat opens second warehouse capability in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
2006 Kemat moves its drumming operations to a new warehouse and drumming facility.
2009 Kemat surpasses the 7500 metric tonnes per annum volume.
2013 Kemat expands its portfolio to include poly alpha olefins.
2016 Simon Mason joined Kemat.
2016 Kemat opens new sales offices in Vilvoorde, Belgium as well as in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
2017 Kemat opens new sales offices in UK and Turkey.
2017 Kemat changes branding and further expands its polybutenes and oils portfolio.
2017 KEMAT 2.0
"The only constant in life is change" Heraclitus, 500 BC
2017 Suzy Jarman Joins Kemat > READ MORE
2017 KEMAT obtained ISO 9001:2015 > READ MORE
2017 Lubes'n'Greases 'Most Believable Award' > READ MORE
2017 Kemat ISO Tank
2018 Kristiaan Van Severen joins KEMAT > READ MORE