ALSIP, IL USA– Daubert Cromwell, a global manufacturer of corrosion inhibitors and protective packaging for industry, recently announced its expansion into Brazil. Daubert do Brasil, Ltda. (Daubert Brasil), is based in Limeira – SP, and manufactures, markets and sells the company’s complete line of proprietary corrosion inhibitor packaging and rust preventive liquids.
Daubert Brasil is the latest move by Daubert Cromwell, LLC to make its products available to its global customers more efficiently by manufacturing locally and providing more direct technical support. Daubert Cromwell is headquartered in Alsip, Illinois, near Chicago. It has other manufacturing sites in China, Slovakia, and India, as well as offices in Germany, Belgium, and Mexico.
Company President & CEO, Martin J. Simpson said, “Brazil’s already large and growing industrial sector and the concentration of multi-national automotive, heavy-equipment and industrial OEM’s, together with the unique challenges that Brazil’s climate presents, makes this a market where Daubert can provide significant value. We can now provide our specialized products and services seamlessly and effectively to metal fabricators and producers in Brazil and throughout South America.”
Daubert Brasil will manufacture and sell the company’s globally tested and accepted brands of volatile corrosion inhibitor (VCI) paper and poly packaging, as well as devices and rust preventive liquids. “Opening Daubert Brasil is the natural next step in our growth and evolution as the leader in the field of VCI packaging and corrosion prevention,” Simpson said.
Daubert Brasil is led by Jose Carlos Botecchi. Botecchi is an experienced manufacturing executive with a long history in packaging in Brazil and a strong background in VCI technology. He oversees all technical and manufacturing aspects of the operation in Limeira – SP as well as manages sales for Daubert Brasil along with his Brazilian team.
Ana Kammarman is the South America Sales and Business Development Manager for Daubert Cromwell. She has a strong business background, is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish and English. She will work out of the offices in São Paulo as well as Daubert Cromwell’s corporate headquarters in Illinois.
In announcing the appointments, Simpson said, “I am confident that the leadership team we have assembled will contribute very quickly, not only to Daubert Brasil’s overall success, but they will help further positon us as the recognized source of corrosion solutions around the world. They know the role VCI plays in reducing the cost of corrosion and how important that is to our customers”