Kemin Regional Headquarters & Manufacturing Sites

We have regional headquarters and manufacturing facilities in the below locations. In addition, our global sales staff live all over the world, serving customers in more than 120 countries, allowing us to offer global expertise, tailored for local markets. Read about what it's like to live and work in these locations.


Kemin was founded in Des Moines, Iowa in 1961. Our headquarters remains there today with several other locations in North America that help us to operate in over 120 countries with offices around the globe!

United States

Kemin Innovation Center in Des Moines

Kemin began selling in Brazil in 1999 and opened our regional headquarters in Indaiatuba in 2004. In addition, we have a location in Chapeco, Vargeao, Buenos Aires, and sales representation throughout the region to best serve South America.

Brazil headquarters for Kemin Industries

In 1970, Kemin established our first regional headquarters in Herentals, Belgium when the need for Kemin products grew beyond the United States. Today, Herentals is still home to our Europe and Middle East headquarters and serves customers in locations such as Spain, Portugal, Italy, France, Germany, UK, Ireland, Poland, Czech Republic, Romania, Russia, Turkey, Greece, Egypt, Denmark, Morocco and Jordan.

South Africa


Kemin offsite Location

Around 1980, after doing international business through distributors, we opened an office in Asia Pacific with the mission to better serve our customers in that region. After starting in Sydney, Australia, then Hong Kong, Kemin opened our second regional headquarters in Singapore in 1988.


Kemin building in Singapore

Our South Asia regional headquarters opened in Chennai, India in 1996 and has continued to expand over the years. In 2000, Kemin built state-of-the-art research and manufacturing facilities in Gummidipundi, near Chennai. The India sales team serves customers throughout the country as well as in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and more.

Kemin Industries building at the India location

Kemin has been serving customers in China since 1984, but officially established a regional headquarters in Zhuhai in 2000. In addition to our regional headquarters, we have a facility in Shanghai and Beijing.


Kemin building in Zhuhai