About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel at a glance
We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection for 226 years. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe.
History visual


  • 226 YEARS
  • 150+ COUNTRIES
The talented people who work with AkzoNobel are passionate about delivering high performance products and services. Their unrivalled expertise helps our customers around the world – from leading research and development to application know-how, sustainability leadership, comprehensive color, design and marketing expertise and much more.
world visual


With our global footprint, it’s likely we’re not too far. Many things you touch and use every day are protected by paints and coatings – and we’re on famous landmarks too! Like Sydney Harbor Bridge, Australia; Maracanã Stadium, Brazil; Gardens by the Bay, Singapore; Brooklyn Bridge, NY, US; the London Eye, UK; and Burj Al Arab, Dubai, UAE.


We’re committed to creating long-term value for our customers, shareholders, employees and society. Focused on sustainability and innovation, we take care to understand the needs of our customers.

High performance products

Our products go to work for you! Just a few examples: Dulux Easycare wall paint repels stains; Dulux Weathershield protects exteriors; KeepCool technology reflects the sun’s heat; Dulux Forest Breath paint improves indoor air quality; Interpon powder coatings protect laptops; and Intersleek marine coatings prevent fouling for more sustainable shipping.
Our leading brands:

Key areas of Expertise

Color and protection

Our paints and coatings help transform homes and interiors, make buildings better, ensure the world stays on the move, keep the wheels of industry turning, and make the everyday more practical and beautiful.

That means we help customers make confident color choices, offering color consistency and state-of-the-art color matching technology, giving lasting color performance and protection, and ensuring timely delivery and dependable application.

Decorative Paints

Decorative Paints business activities are reported in three regions: Europe, Middle East and Africa; Latin America; and Asia. Our range of products includes:

  • Interior and exterior wall and trim paints
  • Woodcare and specialty products
  • Pre-decorative products

Performance Coatings

Performance Coatings is organized into four main businesses:

  • Marine and Protective Coatings
  • Automotive and Specialty Coatings
  • Industrial Coatings
  • Powder Coatings