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Sea-Land Chemical Co. To Represent Italmatch Chemicals S.p.A. Lubricant Additives in United States and Canada

October 14, 2015
By Business Wire News


Sea-Land Chemical Co. has entered into a distributor agreement with Italmatch Chemicals S.p.A. for their lubricant product portfolio for the United States and Canada. Currently, Sea-Land Chemical Europe represents Italmatch Chemicals S.p.A. as sole distributor in the UK, Nordic region and the Netherlands.

The Italmatch Chemicals S.p.A. line includes Ketjenlube®, Dapramid®, Dapral® and specific phosphite products used in industrial lubricant applications (Dapraphos®).

“We are pleased to expand upon our existing relationship with Italmatch by offering their lubricant product portfolio in the United States and Canada,” said Joe Clayton, president of Sea-Land Chemical. “They continue to be the perfect business partner with their emphasis on technically oriented, high quality product technology.”

Italmatch has a long term view and approach in relation to both customers and suppliers, and has strength in commitment and capability to deliver the most demanding technical or logistic tasks, in conjunction with its major partners. Italmatch’s key customers are global multinationals, leaders in lubricants, detergents, oil and gas, engineering thermoplastics and agrochemicals.

“Italmatch and Sea-Land’s goals are aligned as we are both focused on delivering informed interaction with our customers as part of our global sales expansion,” said Norberto Gatti, lubricants global sales and marketing director for Italmatch. “Sea-Land is a great partner with Pan-American coverage of the market, technical knowledge and logistical support.”

Founded in Cleveland, Ohio in 1964, Sea-Land Chemical Co. is an employee-owned distributor of specialty chemicals. The company provides a variety of products to the lubricants; household, industrial & institutional; coatings and adhesives; and rubber and plastics industries. The company employs technically adept sales professionals and serves markets across the United States and through its two subsidiaries, Canada and Europe. Currently there are eight strategically located warehouses in North America and two warehouses in Europe. For further information, please call 440-871-7887 or visit

Italmatch Chemicals S.p.A. has its head office in Genova, Italy and is a specialty chemical company leader in the Lubricant, Water & Oil, Detergents, Plastics Additives, Markets and Technology leadership in Phosphorus Derivatives (both Organic and Inorganic), Polymers, Esters and Chlorides, from Synthetic to fully natural products. Italmatch has six manufacturing plants located in Europe (Italy, Spain, Germany and UK) and three in Asia Pacific (China and Japan). For further information contact Mr. Norberto Gatti on + 390293525266 or visit the web site at

Sea-Land Chemical Co.
Jennifer Altstadt, 440-871-7887