Our global footprint

global manufacturing

One of Avantor’s strengths comes from having a global infrastructure that is strategically located to support our customers’ needs. Our footprint provides us full proximity to their development and manufacturing operations. We have more than 200 manufacturing, distribution and sales centers in over 30 countries. This includes seven innovation centers, where we conduct both proprietary and customer-specific development activities, 13 cGMP manufacturing facilities supporting our material technology platforms, and 19 ISO-certified distribution facilities.

We are focused on supporting our customers with a global manufacturing footprint that consistently offers:

  • The highest performance in health, safety, environmental compliance and quality
  • Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) and production capabilities located near our customers’ sites in all three regions of the world we serve
  • Products made under the same quality system at every facility, leading to the same customer experience across the globe
  • Work performed in the most cost-effective manner possible with a continuous drive toward higher productivity
  • Continued investment in building our plants to support innovation programs where needed

Manufacturing and distribution

North American operations

  • cGMP manufacturing
  • Research and applications
  • Warehouse and distribution

Europe operations

  • cGMP manufacturing
  • Research and applications
  • Warehouse and distribution

Asia, Middle East & Africa operations

  • cGMP manufacturing
  • Diagnostic solutions manufacturing
  • Research and applications

Key capabilities

  • cGMP manufacturing, packaging and distribution
  • Warehousing
  • Manufacturing technologies include: distillation and purification, oxidations, acid-base multi-step reactions, crystallization, blending and milling, subdivision and packaging, contract manufacturing and customization
  • cGMP manufacturing and packaging, engineering and distribution of advanced silicones and biomaterials

Advanced research and applications

We have research and applications facilities in the United States, India and Taiwan. Our research and applications specialists are passionate about setting science in motion to create a better world and collaborating with our customers to develop solutions that advance their business goals and drive innovation.

Avantor® is a leading global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the life sciences and advanced technologies & applied materials industries. The company operates in more than 30 countries and delivers an extensive portfolio of products and services. As our channel brand, VWR offers an integrated, seamless purchasing experience that is optimized for the way our customers do business. We set science in motion to create a better world. For information visit, www.avantorsciences.com and find us on Linkedin, Twitter and Facebook.