About INDUKERN Chemie AG
The common denominator of the food, animal feed, veterinary, pharmaceutical and chemical industries is that they all need raw material for further processing. Meeting the demands of these industries is the aim of Indukern Chemie AG.
Indukern Chemie AG was founded in 1986 in Switzerland as International Division of Indukern Group with its headquarters in Barcelona, Spain. Today Indukern consists about 20-plus independent loosely associated companies and five subsidiaries all over the world.
Indukern Group consists:
- Indukern S.A. in Barcelon is distributing Feed and Food Additives aswell as Products for the Perfumery and Cosmetica Industry in Spain, Portugal and the Latin American countries.
- Kern Pharma in Barcelona is manufacturing various kinds of finished products for the Human Pharmaceutical Industry. Indukern Chemie AG is distributing its products and negotiates for dossier registrations.
- Laboratorios Calier in Barcelona is manufacturing finished products for the Veterinary Pharma Industry. Calier has subsidiaries all over Latin America.
- Others (please visit www.grupoindukern.com to learn more about the IK Group)
One of the main advantages of the Group is the joint purchasing of all products in order to obtain better prices for higher volume. 70% of the raw materials are purchased in China, 20% in India and the remaining 10% in Europe. Exclusive distribution rights have been established with some producers, giving Indukern an edge over the competition.
The materials and products are shipped in bulk to Hamburg (Germany) and/or Rotterdam (Holland). Six fulltime employees work in a space of 3'000 m2, maintaining correct chemical storage and inventory control. More than 450 different bulk products, including generic pharmaceuticals, weighing 1'000 to 1'500 tons, with a value of about USD 15 million are stored in Hamburg. This enables prompt dispatching to customers in over 40 countries. Quality control during storage is performed by a local laboratory.
To guarantee the quality of the supplied raw materials, intermediates, additives, preservatives and other products, Indukern has signed contracts with chemists and laboratories that test products and pass on recommendations of improvement to the producer, accordingly.
To secure the continuous prosperity of our company, all employees are encouraged to think and act in view of constant customer satisfaction. This means to excel, not just perform. That is to keep up good business relationships with existing customers by ensuring on-time delivery and the prompt processing of orders and inquiries. We hope you enjoy browsing your way through our various pages, to learn more about us, our products and our services.