Astra Chemical (Pvt) Ltd, owned by Astra Industries Limited, markets and distributes a wide range of chemical products within Zimbabwe and the Southern Africa region.
Setup up by National Chemical Products South Africa in the 1980s, Astra Chemical has grown considerably. The company’s 400 products can be found in Zimbabwe’s paints, adhesive, drinkable alcohols, foods, textiles, pharmaceuticals and plastics, to name a few.
The main operations of Astra Chemical take place in Harare, with branches strategically located in Bulawayo and Chegutu.
An Alcohol distillery, that produces high quality potable spirits and absolute alcohols, is jointly owned in Hippo Valley Estates. The products manufactured at this plant frequently earn gold medals for excellence at the Brussels Monde Awards in Belgium.
Astra Chemical is an ISO 9001:2000 quality management certified company – through the Standards Association of Zimbabwe.