Novakem S.A.started its operations in May 2006. Since then, it has been Colombia’s, Ecuador’s and Peru’s Representative and Supplier for the wide range of chemicals and petrochemicals manufactured by the French corporations Arkema and Total.  Following the business strategy of these prestigious international organizations, Novakem is committed to preserving and increasing its share in the regional market. In order to achieve this goal, Novakem has the support of a professional team, who gained their experience and skills in technical, business and logistic areas while working at Arkema/Total Colombian branch, which happened to close its operations in the year 2006.

In the year 2007, with the purpose of both complementing the mix  of Specialties and providing a comprehensive solution to the needs of the plastic packaging  industry market,   Novakem takes over the distribution of special  resin and styrene derived products in Colombia, under the widely recognized brand Styrolux. Basf Company originally manufactured these products, and nowadays its associate Styrolution is manufacturing them.

During the year 2009, the branch Novakem Del Peru SAC is created in order to satisfy more widely and efficiently the needs of the growing Peruvian market. 

In the beginning of the year 2012, KEM ONE, the French manufacturer, designates Novakem as its representative and distributor of its PVC resins in emulsion and derivatives in the region.  Then, at the end of the year 2012, Novakem moves a significant step forward when it incorporates Cencozotti, a prestigious Venezuelan corporation, as its partner, in order to continue its business expansion in the chemical and plastic markets as well as to boost its growth by the incorporation of new lines of productswithin the food, cosmetics and pharmaceutical markets



Our Essence


Our Values



We are the strategic partner that provides value-added solutions to our industrial customers, contributing to excellence in this way.

  • To be preferred by our customers in the Andean countries
  • To be the first choice for  those companies  engaged in the distribution of goods and services to the regional industrial market
  • To be recognized for having a  highly qualified, committed, motivated and efficient  human team
Quality Commitment

Novakem is committed to providing our customers in Colombia, Peru, Ecuador and Central America with a high quality service, which allows them to carry out their industrial operations continuously, and to comply with national and international laws. As well, Novakem is committed to maintaining   an excellent relationship with its providers, the government and partners in general. .