2020

With effect from 01 April 2020 Stephan Schnabel will take over as Chairman of the HELM AG Executive Board.

With this, the family-owned company will also once again be family-managed.

 

2015

HELM opens regional Head Office in Singapore

By opening a regional Head Office in Singapore, HELM generates a dynamic growth in Asia’s emerging markets.

2014

Agro portfolio now includes 14 own-brand products. 

In local chemical distribution, HELM expands its portfolio by including Melamine, Acetone, and DMF.

2013

Personnel has grown to 34 employees and 33 sales reps.

2013

Release of HELMSTAR PLUS and RECORD

2012

Release of HEXIN

2012

Record year with a turnover of BRL 219 mio.

2012

Dieter Schnabel takes over as Chairman of the Supervisory Board.

2012

Hans-Christian Sievers becomes Chairman of the Executive Board of HELM AG on 1 January.

2011

Release of Crop Protection product LABRADOR

2010

Launching of GLIFOXIN and CIMOX

2010

Launching of GALEÃO

2009

Release of MOFOTIL

2008

Launching of BRASÃO

2008

Beginning of our chemical distribution.

2007

Launching of PRISMA and HELMOXONE

2006

Launching of DIFLUBENZURON HELM 240 SL

2006

Sales revenues of the HELM Group exceed the 5 billion Euro mark for the first time, at Euro 5,811,355.

2004

Start of our own Crop Protection distribution and launching of our first Product: Glifosato 480 HELM

2000

HELM celebrates its 100th anniversary.

1999

The Crop Protection division presents its first own formulation development.

The combination product Fungomil controls downy mildew, leaf blights and rots in vines, fruits and vegetables.

 

1984

Dieter Schnabel becomes Chairman of the Executive Board.

Hermann Schnabel hands the management of HELM AG over to his son with the words: "Take care Dieter." The development from trading to international marketing begins.

 

1981

HELM do Brasil is founded.

1979

The fertilizer business is further extended. 

HELM establishes the subsidiary HELM Düngemittel GmbH. 2014 the fertilizer activities were integrated into HELM AG as Business Unit Fertilizer.

1978

HELM becomes a family-owned stock corporation.

1950

Hermann Schnabel takes over the company from Karl O. Helm.

With primary focus on chemicals he constitutes the company that today operates worldwide. 

1900

Karl O. Helm establishes an import-export company in Hamburg for merchandise of every description.