The Company

The world moves,
so does Guzman

GUZMAN GLOBAL is a leading raw materials distributor company based in Spain, wich belongs to Grupo Guzmán, which is family-owned.

Guzmán was founded in 1939 and our core business is and has always been the distribution of raw materials, from minerals to rubbers, polymers, chemicals, raw coffee beans, nuts and dried fruits amongst others.

Our mission is to provide products and services to our customers with high standards of excellence, dynamism and innovation.

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During 75 years of history we have widened our scope by entering new markets and different sectors.  We currently operate in 28 countries.

  • 1939 Foundation of Guzmán S.A.
  • 1946 JV with Lead Industries Group / Cookson to set up Almiberia S.A.
  • 1982 Creation of Tyris Chemicals & Commodities Ltd.
  • 1991 Creation of a holding, with different companies for each existing commercial business unit.
  • 1993 JV with General Electric Plastics to set up Polymerland Guzmán S.A.
    Setting up of our production plant in Nules (Castellon) for industrial minerals processing.
  • 1994 JV with Brenntag AG to set up Brentag Guzmán Ibérica S.A.
  • 1997 JV with Stephan Schmidt to set up Cerargillum S.A.
  • 1999 JV with Daxel to set up Guzmán Daxel S.L.
  • We added Zircon sand milling and micronising capacity and started sales under our own brand name“ARMIN”.
  • 2001 JV with Mineraria Sassolese to set up Mineraria España S.L.
  • 2002 50% JV in Augusto Guimarães & Irmão Lda. (Portugal).
  • 2005 Merge of Guzmán Minerales, Guzmán Daxel and Arenas Minerales.
  • 2006 Acquisition of 100% of Polymerland Guzmán S.A.
  • 2010 Merge of the former legal entities into Guzmán Global S.L.
  • 2012 Acquisition of 60% of Tecno Srl. (Italy).
  • 2013 Creation of Guzmán Global Hammadde Ticaret Ltd. Sti. (Turkey).
  • 2014 Acquisition of 60% of Bilco Srl. (Italy).

GUZMAN GLOBAL has known how to adapt to the times and has consolidated as a modern company committed to a demanding work philosophy in a global and innovative way and with a clear international vocation.

Guzman Global Today

Vision

  • Supply globally the best solutions for each customer.

Mission

  • Grow sustainably providing the industry an excellent and innovative service.

Values

  • Integrity.
  • Long term focus.
  • People development
  • Closeness
  • Commitment with society.

Facilities

We have offices throughout Spain, Portugal, Italy and Turkey. Our warehouses have a combined storage capacity of more than 100,000 m2 which enables us to respond quickly to the needs of our customers worldwide.

Spain

  • Valencia
    • 7.000m2
    • Grupo GUZMAN
  • Nules
    • 55.000 m2
    • Production plant (I)
  • Castellón
    • 22.000 m2
    • Production plant (II)
WAREHOUSES
  • Quart de Poblet
    Valencia
    9.000 m2
  • Paterna
    Valencia
    6.000 m2
  • Arrigorriaga
    Vizcaya
    3.200 m²
  • P.I. Can Roca
    Barcelona
    8.700 m2
  • 32 Flamable dock
    Barcelona
    210 m3

Europe

  • Italy
    • Castelfranco Veneto (Treviso)
    • Guzmán Global Srl
  • Portugal
    • Vila Nova de Gaia (Oporto)
    • Augusto Guimarães & Irmão Lda.
  • Turkey
    • Istanbul
    • Guzmán Global Hammadde Ticaret Ltd. Şti.
WAREHOUSES
  • Espinho
    Oporto
    2.400 m2
  • Veneto
    Padova
    15.000 m2
  • Vimodrone
    Milán
    8.000 m2
  • Gebze
    Istanbul
    6.500 m2