Elkem's state-of-the-art products and technical support ensure that you can achieve prime quality and consistency in everything you do.

About Elkem Silicon Products

From 1 July 2020, Silicon Products is Elkem’s new combined business division for silicon, ferrosilicon, foundry alloys, microsilica and related specialty products.

Our goal is to ensure your success, and to help you become better equipped to meet the future. We believe there is no such thing as an average customer. Therefore, we provide tailored solutions to help solve your challenges, whether these require technical developments, speedy deliveries, cost-saving solutions or others. We strive for sustainability in everything we do and aim to make your life as easy as possible.

We have a total of 13 plants across Norway, China, Iceland, Canada, India, Paraguay and England. In addition, several R&D centers, quartz mines, processing sites and an extensive global sourcing and sales network contribute to our global reach.

Our 2,300 employees build strong customer relationships based on specialized products, developed to improve customers’ performance. Our skilled Technical Service teams, together with our local sales force, are happy to share their experience with you and assist in optimising your processes. To keep you at the forefront of technology, we also constantly develop new products and applications based on our customers’ needs.

Elkem continuously works to improve our operations and reduce carbon footprint. Secured access to high-grade raw materials and significant investments in energy recovery are ways Elkem works to achieve this. We believe that safe and environmentally responsible production is the only way forward and that together we can develop solutions to many of the world’s challenges.

Our plants and locations – global presence and local production

Elkem's global presence and local production on every industrial continent, allow us to provide local, rapid and effective responses to all production requirements. All our locations follow procedures that meet international standards and are certified to ensure the best quality for our customers.

Read more about our plants and locations here

Our history – over 100 years of innovation and pioneering advances

In 1918 Elkem patented a brilliant method that freed smelting plants from having to cool down furnaces and stop production, when the electrodes were exhausted and had to be replaced. This invention led to Elkem becoming a worldwide technology company.

Read about our history dating back to 1904

Sustainability – a central part of our business strategy

Elkem is among the world’s most environmentally friendly manufacturers of silicon-based materials. Our products are a very important part of the solution for the low carbon society that is necessary to combat climate change - at the same time as we understand that we have some sustainability challenges that we must manage.

Read about our sustainability work