Argor-Heraeus is part of the Global Business Unit Heraeus Precious Metals (HPM) belonging to the German technological group Heraeus, the largest global provider in the precious metals industry.
The Heraeus Group, based in Hanau, Germany, is a German family business founded in 1851 with a lead position at international level. Heraeus provides hi-tech solutions for its industrial clients, creating highly-competitive partnerships and linking material skills thanks to technological know-how. Among the many excellences, of special importance are biomaterials, medical products, dental products, pharmaceutical products, quartz technologies, special metals and platinum group metals, electronic and automotive components.
Heraeus employs over 12,000 people in more than 100 subsidiaries in 38 different countries.