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About Briar

Global problems. Briar solutions

We are proud of our people and the contribution they make to meeting the global challenge of feeding the world, through their expertise in manufacturing excellence and chemistry. Click here to hear their stories


Briar Chemicals has more than 50 years' experience of performing challenging chemistry. We are primarily a custom and contract manufacturing organisation, with a focus on process safety, total confidentiality …

Equipment Overview

Briar Chemicals offers an extensive range of solids and liquids manufacturing assets, with a total reactor capacity in excess of 700 m3. Once a process has been …

Latest media posts

Briar Chemicals proud member of BCMPA

Briar is pleased to announce that we are now a proud member of the BCMPA a well-established trade association, respected throughout the UK and internationally …

3 July 2024

Briar Chemicals is proud to support International Women’s Day

Briar Chemicals is proud to support International Women’s Day and would like to take the opportunity to celebrate the inspirational women that work for us …

8 March 2023

Safex Chemicals Acquires UK Based Briar Chemicals for GBP 73 Mn in One of the Largest Overseas Agrochemicals Transactions

- First overseas acquisition by Safex Chemicals, a leading Indian agrochemicals company. - Briar Chemicals is the UK’s leading agrochemicals CDMO company, based in Norwich. - Acquired …

13 October 2022


Investing in our people is a strategic priority for Briar Chemicals - our future economic growth is directly linked to the skills base of our …



Briar Chemicals has excellent community relations, engaging with stakeholders through a varied and proactive programme of external communications. Communicating with our neighbours If you live or work in …