DERIVADOS QUIMICOS, S.A.
Firm located in Alcantarilla, Murcia and formed in 1987 to produce, in addition to furfural, intermediates used in the veterinary industry. In 1990, the company began producing intermediates and reactants for the pharmaceutical market. Currently, corporate premises contain three production plants, modern warehouses for storing chemical products and a dissolvent center with direct service to the plants. Their policy is based on three fundamental concepts: quality, security and ecology, which has led the firm to move from a plant with 14 employees and annual revenue of 2 million euros to an integrated workforce with almost 100 workers, a high percentage with technical degrees, and an annual revenue of over 20 million euros. Derivados Quimicos, Inc. is quality certified by ISO 9002, and certified for environmental quality by ISO 14000, as well as the GMP good manufacturing for fine chemistry products. The firm exports 95% of production throughout the world, while becoming a top leader in Southwestern Spain as well as nationally for some products.