Gadot Chemical Terminals (1985) Ltd.

Chemicals - Value Chain – Operations, Distribution and Marketing


Founding Year 1959
Address 5 Ha'Melacha, Ogen Tower, P.O.B. 8751, Poleg, Netanya 42505540 - View Map
Phone 09-8929500
Fax 09-8659985
Email [email protected]
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Opher Linchevski, CEO, Gadot Chemical Terminals (1985) Ltd.

Opher Linchevski


Dr. Ariel Halperin, Chairman, Gadot Chemical Terminals (1985) Ltd.

Dr. Ariel Halperin



Gadot is a leader in the field of management and operations in the chemical value chain, including marketing and distribution to industries in Israel and Europe, procurement, marine transport, storage and distribution of bulk commodity chemicals, oils and other materials for various industries. Gadot was established in 1959 by the Johananoff Family. From 2014, Tene Investments Funds has ownership of Gadot. The company has various divisions that concentrate in different activities: a trade and distribution division, an operations division and a marine division.

Other Senior Executives

Itay Stolovy

Chief Financial Officer

 Orly Fatal

VP Marketing Commerce & Energy

 Ofer Raz

VP Operation & Logistics

 Hila Ben David

VP Human Resources

 Shuki Tsukrun

VP Print Division

 Itzik Abutbul

CEO- Commerce & Energy

 Wim De Mindt

CEO – Gadot Europe

 Thomas Berkmann

CEO – Gadot Germany

 Neils Grotz

CEO – Chemship

 Shai Davidi

Managing Director – Chemichlor

Trade and Distribution Division
The division is involved in importing and distribution of chemicals to a wide range of industries in Israel, including the food, chemical, pharmaceutical, fertilizer, textile, plastic, electronic, construction, detergent, cosmetic, and hi-tech industries. The division is also involved in the marketing and distribution of liquid chemicals to export markets such as Central and Eastern Europe, North Africa, South America and the United States.
Branches of the Group companies enable it to provide its customers with professional and experienced service, including the acquisition of chemicals abroad, their transport by sea, storage, and distribution to the customer’s premises. The commercial division specializes in marketing bulk and packaged products, providing products and raw materials to more than 850 customers, thus providing the significant advantage of a “One Stop Shop”. The commercial division is recognized as an experienced, reliable source for a wide range of industrial raw materials and is the exclusive representative of the world’s leading suppliers.

The solvents activity is a broad commercial activity which includes import, distribution and production of solvents that meet the requirements of the customers. Gadot Group markets solvents to a wide range of industrial customers in a variety of fields such as pharma, paint, rubber, printing and more.
The solvents are marketed in a wide range of packaging according to customer requirements and rests with the group’s logistical and operational arm.

Electronics team corporate with a large variety of International Global suppliers to deliver Raw materials, innovative equipment and technological solutions for the Semiconductor, Microelectronics, Printed Circuits Board and Assembling Industries as well for the growing Battery Industry.

The division engages in the production, marketing and distribution of process products, Oils and liquids used in the energy industry. The division’s activity focuses on manufacturing technological and TAILOR MADE products.

Print & Polymer
The division specializes in the production of pre-press and manufacturing Flexo plates and Gravure Cylinders technology for all types of packaging, using the most advanced technological equipment in the world. Gadot Print is a dynamic and innovative activity that aligns the professional aspect with the service consciousness, Gadot Print has a Print Academy to share the Knowledge ant advance the professional skills with our Partners.

Technological Solutions
The activity specializes in finding advanced technological solutions and unique products tailored to the customer according to his needs.
The products are developed in Gadot and tailored to customer needs for commercial and regulations point of view.

The division, through Chemichlor (2005) Chemicals Marketing Ltd., is engaged in the distribution and transport of inorganic chemicals in Israel. The division provides packaging services and the distribution of particular chemicals to research and analytical laboratories, as well as quality control. The division is also involved in the marketing and distribution of liquid chemicals to export markets such as Central and Eastern Europe, North Africa, South America and the United States.

Operations Division
The division operates in Israel the storage and distribution array by using operational subdivisions, including: two chemical terminals that have up to 140 tanks, with the storage capacity of 65,000 cubic meters, a filling, packaging and distribution site, an analytical laboratory and a transport fleet of chemical tankers and distribution trucks which serve a wide range of industrial customers from various fields and transports approximately 500 thousand tons of chemicals annually, including hazardous materials, oils, fuel and other products. The division also includes Gadot Europe which operates in storing chemicals and other products throughout Europe and is the owner of warehouses located in the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany, with a total capacity of 34,000 square meters. In 2010, Gadot Europe purchased a chemical terminal in the port of Ghent, Belgium, with total capacity 100,000 cubic meters. the division can offer its customers this added value at their request.

Marine Division
The marine division is engaged in the marine transport of bulk chemicals and other liquids. Chemship B.V., located in the Netherlands manages and operates the fleet of 13 of the most modern and advanced chemical tankers in the world, all equipped with stainless steel tanks. The company operates regularly lines from Northern Europe to North America and the Mediterranean.

Business Growth and Development
Gadot regularly considers business opportunities and is operating to settle business growth and development strategies. The company takes part in expanding existing activities into new fields by introducing products, new services, mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures with leading global entities. The growth team leads the process from the level of an idea, some of which come from existing marketing demands, through the development process up to the maturity stage.

SHEQ (Safety, Health, Environment and Quality)
Gadot maintains a quality assurance management system and is committed to all environmental laws and conducts in accordance to the law and authorities. Gadot is certified ISO 9001:2015; ISO14001:2015 and ISO 45001: 2018. Gadot Laboratory is certified ISO17025. In the field of international trade, the Group supports the existence of the REACH regulations for all customers who export to Europe. The company maintains agreements and international conventions in the field of chemicals, hazardous materials, transportation, raw materials for food, industrial raw materials, pharmaceuticals, the cosmetics industry and the microelectronics industry.

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