10/2013 - ParexGroup China opened the second Suzuka manufacturing plant near Shijiazhuang, in the North East of the country.

In order to service more customers and grow its market share in Northern China, ParexGroup decided to build a new manufacturing plant in the Xingtang County, which is rich in fine sand and granite. The county's economy and its level of social commitment are gaining momentum: industrialization is speeding up, and it has attracted a number of companies with one billion Yuan revenues. The main products will be stony coat, acrylic textured coating, magic granite and colored silica.


09/2013 - Safety is one of the ParexGroup Core values. That is why ParexGroup has decided to create an international community of internal auditors whose role is to assess and improve our safety management system. In order to give themselves an identity and establish a framework and common tools, the newly-created group of safety auditors came together in September 2013. 13 people from 10 countries, all of them either HSE or Industrial Managers in their respective subsidiaries, attended the Auditor+ training. As part of their extended role, their main missions will be to run cross audits in the 61 ParexGroup's manufacturing plants and contribute locally to the safety culture among management teams.


22/05/2013 - The new plant of ParexGroup China was officially opened on May 22, 2013, located in Nange Industrial Park, Daojiao town, Guangzhou.

01/2013 - 5074 ProliCrème, an "improved and deformable" tile adhesive launched in January 2013 in France, boasts an original formula based on microspheres of expanded glass.

This new tile adhesive is based on an original formula containing particles of glass which lighten the product and also meet the requirements of tiling customers in terms of comfortable and versatile application, thereby making the product's lightness a secondary advantage.


Early 2013 - ParexGroup Argentina has opened its sixth plant, on a site offering state-of-the-art adhesive production facilities.

In order to be closer to customers and at the same time react faster to market needs and product availability, ParexGroup Argentina has installed a new manufacturing plant at Rosario in the Santa Fe region. This site was chosen mainly because it is located near to the main suppliers and at the heart of a dynamic and strong market. This new-generation plant has been totally operational since the first quarter of 2013.