Company Profile

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QUIMI-KAO, S.A. DE C.V.. is a Japanese Company with more than 30 years in the Mexican market belongs to Division Chemical of Kao Corporation Group.

Kao Corporation Group is a company with more than a century of experience in the cosmetics and detergents market, having nowadays more than 30 affiliates worldwide.


Quimikao mostly dedicated to produce Cationic Surfactants derivates of fatty acids and commercialize different products from Kao Group.


Quimikao is located in El Salto Jalisco industrial park, at 30 kms from Guadalajara city. Started operations in 1978 with production of fatty amines being the first chemical company of this kind in Latin America.


Quimikao's principal concern is to offer products and services that fulfill customers needs based on a respectful and trustable relation. Our Research and Development department is continuously developing and evaluating new products in accordance to the tendencies of the markets we are present, always supported on the Research and Development groups of Japan and Europe.


Actually, our products are commercialized mainly in Mexico, Central and South America, USA, Australia and Asia.

Policy, Mission & Vision

- Policy

Develop and distribute products which satisfy all our customers needs, expectations, through the personnel continues improvement, process and quality systems. Being always committed with the environment and social responsibility.


- Mission

Develop innovative products and solutions for the problems and thus contribute to satisfaction of our customers and Kao growth.


- Vision

Recognize our global market demand to provide added value products to our customers all over the world.

Kao Group