«Kermel, because of the world's unique properties of its fiber, is a world reference in very high performance personal protective equipment. Thanks to this know-how and continuous innovation, Kermel has attractive prospects for international development, particularly in the industrial sector»
In particular, Kermel fiber is used in protective clothing for firefighters, soldiers, law enforcement personnel and people working in hazardous industries (petrochemicals, iron and steel, electricity, etc.)
The group has also developed a technical fiber for industrial applications (filtration of gaseous effluents and manufacture of insulating papers).
Based in Colmar, the group distributes its products worldwide and realizes two thirds of its sales abroad.
% French Firemen equipped70
% of sales made outside of France
tons of fibers sold
Partner in charge
Investment date: 2014