About Us

For 34 years in Latin America, GTM, supported by its market expertise and robust infrastructure, has supplied chemical products, logistics services and innovative solutions tailored to the industry’s needs, while facilitating the supply of chemical solutions from manufacturers to industrial consumers around the world.

In 2016, we concluded the acquisition of High Chem Specialties, a major specialties distributor in Mexico, and of Peruquímicos S.A.C., the leading chemical products distributor in Peru.

In April 2017, we acquired quantiQ , the largest chemicals distributor in Brazil, consolidating our position as the independent leader in chemical products distribution in Latin America.

 

 

Laboratórios

Laboratories

Our well-equipped application, development, analysis and quality-control laboratories support the development of new solutions, formulations and fractionations to constantly meet the demands of strategic markets. They also function as training centers for clients, suppliers and partners.

 

 

11 countries in Latin America
20+ segments
19 application and quality-control laboratories
580,000+ annual volume distributed (MT)
82,000+ M² of storage space
1,000+ Employees
11,500+ Clients
50 facilities, including

4 maritime terminals

78,000+ M³ of liquid storage

Our Principles

Mission

To be THE LINK between customers and chemical producers through sustainable solutions.

 

Vision

To be the most valuable Latin American chemical distribution company for our customers, principals, employees, community and shareholders.

Values

  • Transparency
  • Agility & Accountability
  • Zero tolerance to deviations of ethics, safety and environmental conduct
  • Teamwork with diversity
  • Customer focus

Our History

1983-1985

Opening of affiliates in Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras and Costa Rica

1992

Opening of affiliates in Nicaragua and Panama

1993

Establishment of Panachem

Opening of purchasing office in the United States

1996

Establishment of Grupo Transmerquim

1998 - 2001

AOpening of affiliates in Mexico, Colombia and Peru

2005 - 2008

Opening of affiliate in Ecuador

Opening of purchasing office in China

2009-2011

Opening of affiliate in Dominican Republic

Becomes member of ACC

2012

Opening of affiliate in Brazil

2013

Opening of purchasing offices in India and South Korea

2014

Panachem merged into GTM

Investment by Advent International

2015

Standardization of affiliates’ names under GTM brand

2016

Acquisition of companies:

2017

Acquisition of company:

quantiQ

Executive Board

José Berges

José Berges

CEO
Carlos Gil

Carlos Gil

CCO
Jorge Squier

Jorge Squier

SVP Global Supply Chain
Jorge Squier

Flávio Teixeira

CFO

Our Locations

Brasil

GTM Holdings S.A.

Avenida Angélica, 2346, 14º andar, 01228-200 - São Paulo, SP - Brasil

+55 11 2195-9000

Directions

Head Office: São Paulo

Distribution Centers: Canoas, Duque de Caxias, Guarulhos and Mauá

Logistics Bases: Horizonte, Itajaí, Jaboatão dos Guarapés, Mauá, Rio Grande, Santos and Simões Filho

GTM Ásia Ltd.

Suite 22-E1, Parkson Mansion, 918 Huajhaj Middle Road - Xangai 200020, China

+86 21 6475-7032

Directions

Procurement Office: Shanghai

GTM COLOMBIA, S.A.

Carrera 46 No. 91-71, Barrio La Castellana - Bogotá, Colombia

+57 1- 533-0101

Directions

Facilities: Neiva, Medelin, Cali, Barrancabermeja, Villavicêncio and Soacha

ROK Chem Corporation

ROK Chem Corporation

+82-70-4116-2884

Representative Office: Seul

GTM COSTA RICA, S.A.

800 metros al este del Servicentro Cristo Rey, Ochomogo, Cartago

+506 2537-0010

Directions

Escritório de Compras: Seoul

GTM SERVICIOS CR, S.A.

Parque Empresarial Fórum I, Edifício E, Terceiro Piso, Santa Ana - San José, Costa Rica.

+506 2204-7474

Directions

Maritime Terminal: Limón

GTM-ECUADOR S.A.

Piso 4to, Oficina 403, Edificio Parque Central, Av. de los Shyris N32-218 y Eloy Alfaro – Quito, Ecuador

+593 02 382 5638

Directions

Facility: Sangolquí

GTM EL SALVADOR S.A., DE C.V.

Km. 7 1/2, Antigua Carretera Panamericana – Soyapango, El Salvador

+ 503 2251-7700

Directions

Facility: Soyapango

GTM INTERNATIONAL LLC.

2000 West Loop South Suite 2020, Houston - Texas 77027, United States

+ 1 713 993-0900

Directions

Procurement Office: Houston

GTM GUATEMALA COMERCIO DE PRODUCTOS QUÍMICOS, S.A.

Empresariales Monte María, Oficina 301, Calzada, Aguilar Batres 45-54, Zona 11 - Guatemala

+502 2329-5959

Directions

Facility: Guatemala City

Maritime Terminal: Santo Tomás de Castilla

GTM HONDURAS, S.A. DE C.V.

Barrio La Guardia, 33 Calle, 2da. Avenida, San Pedro Sula, Honduras

+504 2564-5454

Directions

Maritime Terminal: Puerto Cortés

GTM MÉXICO PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, S.A. DE C.V.

Parcelas 51 y 52 Espacio Z4P1-1, Col. San Martín Tepetlixpan - Cuautitlán Izcalli, C.P. 54763

+52 55 5321-5700

Directions

Facilities: Colima, Tuxpan, Monterrey, Guadalajara, Tijuana, Guanajuato, Chihuahua, Mérida, Ecatepec de Morales, Tula, Altamira and Villahermosa

GTM NICARAGUA, S.A.

Cuesta del Plomo, 300 mts al este, Ciudad Sandino – Manágua, Nicaragua

+505 2269-0361

Directions

Maritime Terminal: Puerto Corinto

GTM PANAMÁ, S.A.

San Miguelito, Los Andes No.1, Vía Transístmica, Panamá, República de Panamá. Apdo. Postal 0832-1422

+507 267-6305

Directions

Terminal Marítimo: Puerto Corinto

CORPORACIÓN GTM DEL PERÚ S.A.

Carretera Panamericana Sur Km. 25.050, Pachacamác - Lima, Perú

+511 614-6500

Directions

Maritime Terminal: Callao, Talara and Conchán