Chemox Pound has its origin as AV Pound & Co Ltd, established in 1929 and concentrating on the importation of Naval Stores products (Gum Rosin, Terpenes, Turpentine & derivatives and associated products), and as Chemox Limited since 1984, respectively.
Chemox Pound Limited, a subsidiary of Hobart Enterprises, acts as agents and distributors for global manufacturers of speciality chemicals. The company is accredited to ISO9001 and is FEMAS certified for its wide range of additives used in Animal Feed manufacture. In 2011, Hobart Enterprises incorporated its two trading businesses, Hobart Trading and Tradebase, into the newly acquired AV Pound & Co Ltd, which broadened the traditional portfolio to include raw materials into Polymers, Biosciences, Adhesives & Coatings, Agrochemicals and Animal Feed. Capricorn Chemicals, a 35-yr old UK-based speciality chemicals and pigments distributor joined the Group in 2013. Over the years Chemox Pound has expanded to become a substantial importer and distributor of chemical raw materials which find application in the adhesive, coatings & inks, personal care, plastics, agrochemicals, animal feed and rubber industries.