Carl Spaeter is an independent group of trading firms which are mainly active in the fields of steel, aluminium, plastics and raw materials. The company is family-owned and has been founded in Duisburg in 1875.
The founder of the company, Carl Spaeter, has also established “Veitscher Magnesitwerke” in Austria, after discovering a huge magnesite deposit in 1881. This was at the same time the beginning of our activities in raw materials.
Today Carl Spaeter includes, besides the Headquarter in Duisburg, 16 subsidiaries in Germany with own warehouses and transport vehicles and a great number of agencies abroad. With a headcount of approx. 2000 employees the group generates a turnover of over 1.5 billion Euro. For our customers we are a reliable partner for more than 100 years. We supply them as an independent trader with raw materials of high-class producers from all over the world. We maintain and value close and long-term relationships to our suppliers.
Our Functional Fillers are as follows: Mineral Flame Retardants, Light Weight Fillers, Thermally Conductive Fillers, Reinforcing Fillers and Additives which are delivered into the plastic and rubber industry.