Pulcra Chemicals expand US operations

United States
Published:  14 March, 2014

Pulcra Chemicals, a worldwide supplier of innovative specialty chemicals, including leather chemicals, is expanding its South Carolina manufacturing operation in York County. The $3.1 million investment will create 17 new jobs with an average wage of $22.00 per hour.

A global company, Pulcra Chemicals operates production facilities, service centers and sales offices in 14 countries. With more than 135 years of process and engineering experience, Pulcra Chemicals specialises in providing products and system solutions for increasing the productivity and environmental compatibility of complex manufacturing processes in the fibre, textile and leather industries. 

"Pulcra Chemicals is very pleased with our decision to locate our business in Rock Hill, South Carolina. We thank the city of Rock Hill, York County and the State of South Carolina for their support and we look forward to our next phase of growth", says Brian Francois, President of Pulcra Chemicals

"South Carolina has one of the fastest-growing economies in the United States, and it is thanks to not only new companies being recruited, but also companies like Pulcra Chemicals who come to South Carolina and continue to invest time and time again", said South Carolina Secretary of Commerce, Bobby Hitt.