PLANO, Texas—Viachem Ltd. signed an agreement with FutureFuel Chemical Co. to sell and market its performance chemicals in the U.S.
The firms said they agreed to the alliance on March 6.
FutureFuel manufacturers custom and specialty organic chemicals used in a variety of applications, including adhesives, inks, aerosols, wire coating, masterbatch plastics, photographic chemicals and cleaners. The firm is headquartered in Clayton, Mo., with a manufacturing facility in Batesville, Ark. It employs approximately 500.
Viachem, headquartered in Plano, markets and distributes specialty chemicals.
“The appointment of Viachem as our distributor underscores our company's interest in providing top quality products to customers in all market segments,” said Slaton Fry, executive director of commercial operations for FutureFuel.