The office in Tunisia is open since August 2019. Azelis Tunisia will focus mainly on Food & Health, Textiles, Personal Care and Electronics.
Azelis acquired Orkila in 2019. This acquisition enlarged Azelis’ footprint in Tunisia significantly across many market segments.
Orkila is the top specialty chemicals and food ingredients distributor throughout Africa and the Middle East. Headquartered in Beirut, Lebanon, the Orkila group runs offices in 13 countries and is active in more than 30 countries in the region. They represent a large number of renowned world-class specialty chemicals and food ingredients manufacturers who have a strong strategic fit with Azelis’ principal base.
The acquisition created a unique combination of Azelis’ innovation & formulation potential and international reach on one side and the strong local presence, regional expertise and excellent reputation of Orkila on the other.