Paramelt is a manufacturer of specialty formulated waxes, dispersions and adhesives for packaging and coatings, as well as many other food and industrial uses.

Founded in 1898, Paramelt B.V. has over 100 years of experience and today is a global producer of wax blends, adhesives and specialty dispersions. Operating from production sites in the Netherlands, the US and China we work together in a team of about 400 employees around the world. In most of our core applications Paramelt is the acknowledged market leader.

In all our areas of activity, we are committed to deliver consistently high-quality products and solutions providing reliable performance in our customersÕ applications.

Our approach
We are essentially formulators - with the full range of wax refining and compounding capabilities including water and... (more)


This stage involves gathering all the necessary materials needed to make your product. Some factories provide materials and assembly; sometimes you will need to buy materials separately.


To produce products at a rapid rate and drive your cost down, you might have to invest in machinery that is customized to your design; that is "tooling". This machinery will vary depending on the product, but can range from plastic molds to custom branding stamps, and so on.


"Production run" means making a lot of one product at once. The factories listed under "production" can produce small and/or large quantities. The minimum order for a production run can vary from factory to factory (some have no minimum, some require a dozen, and some require up to 1,000 to be made at once)