Tradition meets innovation

As an international trading company with offices and branches in several European countries and Asia, HARKE GROUP opens the industrial sales and procurement markets for its customers and suppliers in Europe and the world. The product portfolio of the group covers the areas of chemicals and plastics, pharmaceuticals and food. It ranges from high quality pharmaceutical raw materials, food additives and ingredients, dietary supplements, cosmetic raw materials, plastic raw materials and products to chemical raw materials.

In addition, HARKE GROUP thus offers related services such as contract packaging and contract manufacturing, packaging and mixing of different substances and chemicals. Furthermore HARKE GROUP is a "total solution" supplier for Digital Imaging. Also, advising regarding regulatory issues related to chemical, pharmaceutical and food law and taking representation in this respect are among the business segments of the Group.

Founded in 1965 as SYNTANA Handelsgesellschaft E. Harke GmbH, the trading house has evolved through steady growth and consistent expansion of the business into a powerful business group. Today HARKE GROUP comprises the companies HARKE Chemicals GmbH, HARKE Pharma GmbH, HARKE PackServ GmbH, AICELLO-HARKE GmbH, Carefit GmbH, HARKE Services GmbH, HARKE Benelux SCS, HARKE Italia S.R.L., GHP Sp. z o.o. Sp. k., HARKE Türkiye Ltd. Şti., OOO HARKE RUS, HARKE Hungary Bt. and HARKE Romania SCS.

The group of companies rich in tradition with its headquarters in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, currently employs 165 people. Dipl.-Kaufmann (MBA) Thorsten Harke, owner of HARKE GROUP, leads the family-owned enterprise in the second generation for more than 25 years.