The history of our group is one of steady upward growth. Originally founded in 1974 and formerly known as Haresh Kumar & Company, engaged in imports & trading of specialty chemicals, pharmaceutical raw materials, dyes, pigments & colors. The company diversified and added petrochemicals in 1985.
We are pioneers of Imports of Liquid Product in bulk amongst distributors / traders in India. Our first liquid chemical bulk import was as early as in 1985. Over the years, the group has diversified and has successfully become a leading and renowned distribution company for petrochemicals & solvents in the subcontinent, headquartered out of the commercial capital of India-Mumbai.
Today, we are a global trading & distribution company for petrochemicals, intermediates & solvents with a turnover in excess of USD250 mio. Local distribution forms the core business for the company. We have infrastructure, which is both owned and long term leased, to support our global trading & local distribution business across the Indian subcontinent. In the early 2000s, Haresh Petrochem decided to expand its activities in global markets. To achieve this objective, our Singapore office was established in 2004-05 as Haresh Petrochem Singapore Pte Ltd. Haresh expanded further by establishing an office in South Korea.