Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA

Overview

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA (SQM) is a non-metallic mining company. The company carries out the extraction of minerals, processing, and commercialization of products for essential industries. It mines and process caliche ore and brine deposits in northern Chile. Its product portfolio includes specialty plant nutrients, potassium nitrate, iodine and its derivatives, lithium and its derivatives, potassium chloride, potassium sulfate and certain industrial chemicals, including industrial nitrates and solar salts. SQM sells products through a network of offices and distribution affiliates across the world. The company has operations in North America, Asia, Europe, and Central and South America. SQM is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.
Key Stats
Address
El Trovador 4285, Las Condes, SANTIAGO, Chile
Headquarters

Chile

Contact

56 2 23601080

Website
www.sqm.com
No of Employees

5,647

Industry

Metals and Mining

Ticker Symbol & Exchange​

SQM-B [SNSE]

Revenue (2020)

$1,817 m

-6.5% (2020 vs 2019)
Net Income (2020)

$165 m

-40.7% (2020 vs 2019)
Net Profit Margin

9 %

-36.8% (2020 vs 2019)
Market Cap *

$15,544 m

EPS *

$0.6

  *Note: Ratios based on the share price as of 22-September-2021, in absolute numbers and US$.

Peer Comparison

Key Parameters Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SABASF SENutrien LtdThe Mosaic Co
Key Information
Headquarters Chile Germany Canada United States of America
Headquarter City SANTIAGO LUDWIGSHAFEN AM RHEIN SASKATOON TAMPA
Headquarter State/Province - - Saskatchewan Florida
No. of Employees 5,647 107,646 23,100 12,617
Entity Type Public Public Public Public

Products & Services

SQM produces and sells various types of industrial chemicals. Key products and brands offered by the company include:

Products
  • Specialty Plant Nutrients
  • Lithium Carbonate
  • Lithium Hydroxide
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Brands
  • Ultrasol
  • Qrop
  • Speedfol
  • Rutrum Elit
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Key Financial Charts
Sales Growth
Operating Margin
Net Income Growth
EPS (Earnings per Share)
Debt to Equity Ratio
Return on Assets

Employees

Name Position Board Since Age Biography
Ricardo Ramos Rodriguez Chief Executive Officer Senior Management 2019 - Mr. Ricardo Ramos Rodriguez has been the Chief Executive Officer of the company since 2019. Prior to this, he served...
Alberto Salas Munoz Chairman Executive Board 2018 - Mr. Alberto Salas Munoz has been the Chairman of the company since 2018. He serves as a Director of Cia...
Gerardo Illanes Vice President - Corporate Finance; Chief Financial Officer Senior Management 2018 - Mr. Gerardo Illanes has been the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Corporate Finance of the company since 2018....
Patricio Contesse F. Vice Chairman Executive Board 2018 - Mr. Patricio Contesse F. has been the Vice Chairman of the company since 2018. Prior to this, he served as...
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History

Year Event Description
2021 Regulatory Approval In July, the company’s joint venture Covalent Lithium Pty Ltd received approval to construct and…
2021 Commercial Operation In February, the company along with Wesfarmers Ltd invested in the joint venture Mt. Holland…
2021 Stake Sale In April, the company sold minority of its stake in a public auction.
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Locations


SQM ITALIA SRL

Address

Via A. Meucci, Grassina-Firenze
Italy

Telephone

39 55 6462732

Abu Dhabi Fertilizer Industries WLL

Address

Mussafah Industrial Area, Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

Telephone

971 - 25511700

Website

www.adfert.com
SQM Japan Co Ltd.

Address

From 1st Bldg 207, 5-3-10 Minami-Aoyama, Tokyo
Japan

Telephone

81 3 57783311

SQM AGRO INDIA PVT LTD

Address

64 Khan market, 1st floor annex, New Delhi
India

Telephone

91 11 23747526

SQM Corporation NV

Address

Pietermaai 123, Curacao
Netherlands

Telephone

599 94612544

SQM DUBAI FZCO

Address

Jebel Ali Free Zone, PO Box 18222, Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Telephone

971 4 8838506

Ajay North America, LLC

Address

Ajay North America, Llc, Powder Springs
United States of America

Telephone

1 - 7709436202

Website

www.ajay-sqm.com
Kore Potash Plc

Address

25 Moorgate, LONDON
United Kingdom

Telephone

44 1483 407100

Website

www.korepotash.com

Deals

Number of Deals
Deal Value (US$ m)

Latest Deals

Announced Date Headline Deal Type Acquirers / Investors / Surviving Entity Issuer / partner / Target
16 Apr 2021 IG4 Capital Investimentos May Acquire Stake of Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM) Private Equity IG4 Capital Investimentos SA Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA
23 Dec 2020 Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SAM) Receives Shareholders Approval to Raise USD1.1 Billion in Capital Increase Equity Offering Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile SA
14 Aug 2018 Ganfeng Lithium Acquires 37.5% Interest in Minera Exar from Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Acquisition Minera Exar SA
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Jobs Overview

13

Active Jobs

28

Posted

48

Closed

Job Trends

Latest Jobs

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