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Umicore Marketing Services

The main activity of UMS is to sell & distribute Umicore’s broad range of products and services in cooperation with each Business Unit. UMS provides distribution and agency services, develops new markets and sells selected products that are complementary to the Umicore range.

UMS has built up extensive know-how in international trade and compliant shipment by operating in countries with complex import/export regulations.

We also operate or outsource warehousing, including special storage requirements such as hazardous goods, bonded warehousing and related customs clearance. Finally, UMS provides financial expertise in foreign exchange, treasury, credit optimization and cross-border tolling arrangements.

UMS Africa

South Africa

Midrand Johannesburg

Block G, Midridge Office Estate South International Business Gateway Office Park Corner New & 6th Roads Midrand Johannesburg
+27 11 697 0620 sales.za@umicore.com
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ABOUT UMS AFRICA

We've been selling Umicore and third party products since the 1970's, giving us a wealth of experience to serve your needs. Umicore Marketing Services South Africa is the sales and commercial extension for Umicore products and services. These products are specifically designed to optimize the use of natural resources and to reduce environmental impact through clean technology. Other value propositions include market research, employing technical experts,...

ABOUT UMS AFRICA

We've been selling Umicore and third party products since the 1970's, giving us a wealth of experience to serve your needs. Umicore Marketing Services South Africa is the sales and commercial extension for Umicore products and services. These products are specifically designed to optimize the use of natural resources and to reduce environmental impact through clean technology. Other value propositions include market research, employing technical experts, distributor for selected third party products, extensive know-how in international trade and how to arrange shipments in a compliant manner, operates own warehouse and convenience delivery and courier of orders.

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OUR PORTFOLIO

Umicore Portfolio:

  • Brazing Alloys and Fluxes made from silver and other selected base metals. The business field is divided into BrazeTec and Contact & Power Technology Materials for the lighting and electronics industries, as well as for the automotive engineering and power generation sectors.

OUR PORTFOLIO

Umicore Portfolio:

  • Brazing Alloys and Fluxes made from silver and other selected base metals. The business field is divided into BrazeTec and Contact & Power Technology Materials for the lighting and electronics industries, as well as for the automotive engineering and power generation sectors.
  • Platinum Gauze Selling and Recycling into the chemicals industry. Examples include knitted & woven mono- and multi-layer catalyst gauzes & catchment gauzes for Pt recovery in ammonia oxidation processes.
  • Precious Metal Chemicals derived from platinum, cobalt, gold, palladium, rhodium for a broad variety of chemical, automobile, pharmaceutical and electronic applications.
  • Automotive Catalysts that perform in a wide range of powertrains, including gasoline and diesel engines, natural gas, and alternative fuels, and are increasingly important in engines supporting mild and full hybrid vehicles. Commercial Service for Umicore's Automotive Catalysts manufacturing facility in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
  • Electroplating Products include precious metal electrolytes, compounds and selected plating techniques. Additionally, we produce precious metal-coated dimensionally stable anodes for electroplating or for water treatment. Applications include electronics, industrial applications, decorative surfaces, printed circuit boards.
  • Cobalt and Speciality Materials include Cobalt Acetate, Cobalt Carbonate, Cobalt Chloride, Cobalt Sulphate, Nickel Carbonate, Nickel Oxide and other compounds to be used in the animal feed industry, ceramics, coatings, diamond tools, electronics and magnets.

Third Party Portfolio:

  • High Performance Ceramics are used in all applications where metal and plastic reach their limits. Extraordinarily resistant to heat, corrosion and chemical agents, as well as extremely dimensionally stable and wear-resistant. Examples include: Feedthroughs, high voltage feedthroughs, insulating tubes, crucibles and boats, etc. For the following industries: Paper, automotive, medical, food processing, semiconductor devices, printing, fuel cells, vacuum technology, research labs and chemistry.
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REPRESENTATIONS

We represent the following companies in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Umicore business

 

REPRESENTATIONS

We represent the following companies in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Umicore business

 

 

Third Party business

 

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