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Since the German interest group Interessengemeinschaft Leichtbau e.V. (igeL) was founded 12 years ago, Dr Hannes Frank has been actively promoting the…

Jowat supplies Jowapur adhesives for glulam and cross-laminated timber
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Professional articles

The new certified adhesives from the product family Jowapur 681.10 – 681.60 are becoming the product of choice for a constantly growing number of…

Jowatherm-Reaktant GROW biobased adhesive textile
Press releases

Jowat is presenting the latest addition to its Jowatherm-Reaktant® GROW product family – the first certified bio-based reactive polyurethane hot melt…

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About Jowat

Jowat SE with headquarters in Detmold is one of the leading suppliers of industrial adhesives. These are mainly used in woodworking and furniture manufacture, in the paper and packaging industry, for graphic arts, in the textile, automotive as well as in the electrical industry.

The company was founded in 1919 and has manufacturing sites in Germany in Detmold and Elsteraue, plus three other producing subsidiaries, Jowat Corporation in the USA, Jowat Swiss AG and the Jowat Manufacturing in Malaysia.

The supplier of all adhesive groups is manufacturing over 90,000 tons of adhesives per year, with around 1200 employees.

A global sales structure with 23 Jowat sales organisations plus partner companies is guaranteeing local service with close customer contact.

Jowat as Employer

Working for a worldwide leading company for the production and supply of industrial adhesives. Would you like to get to know more about the "World of bonding" and your future at Jowat SE?
Jowat is a winner of the Axia Best Managed Companies Award 2020.