• 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

    Record year with a turnover of BRL 219 mio.

  • 2012

    Release of HEXIN.

  • 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.