​Company profile

With a history that dates back to 1919, Tessenderlo Group has evolved over recent years from a chemical company into a diversified industrial group that focuses on agriculture, valorizing bio-residuals and providing industrial solutions.

With more than 4,900 people working at more than one hundred locations across the globe, Tessenderlo Group is a leader in most of its markets. We primarily serve customers in agriculture, industry, construction and health and consumer goods end markets.

Tessenderlo Group realized a consolidated revenue of 1,590 billion EUR in 2016. The company is listed as Tessenderlo Group on Euronext Brussels and is part of the Next 150 and BEL Mid indices. Financial News wires: Bloomberg: TESB BB – Reuters: TesBt.BR – Datastream: B:Tes.

A diversified industrial group

Tessenderlo Group’s activities are subdivided into three operating segments: 


The Agro segment combines our activities in the production, trading and marketing of crop nutrients (liquid crop fertilizers and potassium sulfate fertilizers) and crop protection products.



Our activities in animal by-product processing are combined in the Bio-valorization segment. This consists of PB Gelatins/PB Leiner (the production, trading and sales of gelatins) and Akiolis (the rendering, production and sales of proteins and fats).




Industrial our business.jpgThe Industrial Solutions segment includes the production, trading and sales of plastic pipe systems, water treatment chemicals and other activities such as the production, trading and sales of mining and industrial auxiliaries, services for the treatment and disposal of produced and flow-back water from oil and gas exploration, as well as the recovery of industrial process fluids.