Orkila is a leading distributor of specialty chemicals throughout Africa and the Middle East
Orkila represents more than 100 internationally known chemical manufacturers and serves several thousand customers across the region, ranging from major multinationals to smaller local producers, all seeking specialty products that bring added value to their brand, and a reliable partner to achieve success in an increasingly challenging marketplace.

Orkila’s wide network opens doors for our suppliers and customers alike by introducing innovative products capable of stimulating growth and enhancing performance.
Headquartered in Beirut, the group operates a distribution network selling in more than 35 countries. Employing more than 300 people and located in 20 regional centers, our business is supported by a sales and marketing organization scaled for global markets, that enables us to serve customers throughout the region.

Orkila sources products from major chemical manufacturers worldwide, and distributes these products to customers for use in a wide range of life science,  industrial applications, and multiple market segments including pharmaceutical, food, agrochemical, animal nutrition, personal care, paints & construction, oilfield, plastics, home care and water treatment.

Quality and environmental protection are at the heart of the Group’s operations. We are ISO 9001 (2008) and GDP (Good Distribution Practices) certified.

Orkila And Azelis


Orkila has centralized purchasing and logistics optimization based in
Central Europe.