Kent Catalytic Materials Co., Ltd. is a high-tech enterprise engaged in the research and development, production and sales of quaternary ammonium (phosphonium) compounds. The company was founded in 1993 and its headquarters is located in the Economic Development Zone of Xianju County, Zhejiang Province. The companies Jiangxi Kent Chemical Co., Ltd. and Zhejiang Kent Catalytic Materials Technology Co., Ltd. have production bases in Xianju Modern Industrial Agglomeration Zone in Zhejiang and Jiangxi Yongxin Chemical Industrial Park. The total number of employees currently exceeds 300.
The company focuses on the production and development of quaternary ammonium (rhenium) compounds and their derivatives, and expands their applications in the field of new materials and new energy; it now has four major quaternary ammonium salts, quaternary ammonium bases, quaternary phosphonium salts, and crown ethers. The series has more than 40 mature products. The products are widely used in fine chemicals, synthetic materials, energy saving and environmental protection, petroleum exploration, new energy and other industries. The production scale, market share and industry reputation of quaternary ammonium compounds are leading in the country. Status, is one of the earliest domestic enterprises to enter the research and development and production of quaternary ammonium (phosphonium) compounds and their derivatives.
In June 2016, the company was listed on the New Third Board, referred to as "Kent Catalysis" and the stock code was "837696".