Eastman
 
 
 

Company Profile

Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Its market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2013 revenues of approximately $9.4 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tenn., and employs approximately 14,000 people around the world.

Delivering Consistent Superior Value
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Key Facts:

• 2013 Sales Revenue of $9.4 billion 
• Approximately 14,000 employees worldwide 
• Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mark Costa
• NYSE Symbol: EMN
• More than 40 manufacturing locations and several sales offices around the globe
• Responsible Care® company
• Corporate Headquarters in Kingsport, Tennessee 
• Customers in more than 100 countries

  

Eastman's History
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Quick History:

• Founded in 1920 in Kingsport, Tennessee by George Eastman
• Winner of the 1993 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award
• Spun-off from Eastman Kodak in 1994 and became a publicly traded company 
• Named 2012 and 2013 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year
• Named 2013 Responsible Care Company of the Year

 

Company Structure:

Eastman is divided into five business segments including:
• Additives and Functional Products
• Adhesives and Plasticizers
• Advanced Materials
• Fibers
• Specialty Fluids and Intermediates
 

Major End Markets:

• Transportation
• Building and Construction
• Consumables
• Tobacco
• Industrials and Chemicals Processing
• Durables
• Health and Wellness
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