Chemicals

Chemicals

KPMG’s Global Chemicals Institute provides clients with deep chemical industry expertise and leading insights in all key markets.

KPMG’s Global Chemicals Institute provides clients with deep chemical industry expertise.

The chemicals industry is a key sector of the South African economy. It accounts for about 25% of the nation's manufacturing sales and is the most developed of its kind in Africa, according to the Chemical and Allied Industries' Association, an industry group.

The chemical industry today faces a challenging environment and competitive landscape. KPMG's chemical specialists can help chemical companies understand and react to a number of industry wide issues, including portfolio management, complex regulatory environments, driving operational excellence, targeting emerging growth and adapting to innovation and global mega trends.

Responding to industry issues

The chemical industry today faces a challenging environment and competitive landscape. KPMG's chemical specialists can help chemical companies understand and react to a number of industry wide issues, including portfolio management, complex regulatory environments, driving operational excellence, targeting emerging growth and adapting to innovation and global mega trends.

Complex regulatory environment 

Chemical companies are faced with an increasingly complex regulatory environment which show no signs of being applied on a homogenous global basis.   

Emerging Market Growth 

Chemical companies are increasingly seeing the advantage of expanding their footprint as well as a number of new chemical majors establishing themselves from within high growth markets.   

Driving Operational Excellence

Finding innovative ways to drive operational excellence across the organization enables chemical companies to continue to be successful in uncertain times.   

Innovation and Global Mega Trends 

Chemical industry leaders of the future need to successfully innovate to develop products that react to the emerging global mega trends, such as population growth, water and food scarcity, sustainability, including energy use and climate change.  

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