Renewable plant-based ingredients form the core of our company. True to our maxim going beyond distribution, we ensure the very best possible service for our customers and our supply partners. Day after day. Regionally and internationally. And we always go the extra mile. Because we are very able to do what we do. And we love what we do.

As an aspiring family business, we combine our decades of experience in the oleochemical industry with the traditional values of Hamburg merchants. Our name stands for responsibility and reliability, for professionalism and passion. And a clear focus on the products and their applications. Our supply partners are leading international manufacturers of oleochemical products – and we represent them with the highest level of expertise: throughout Germany and all around Europe.

The heads behind HOC.

To make a big difference,
the size of the team is not relevant.
The teamwork makes the difference.

Patrick Knueppel / Managing Director

+49 40 3680-2721

Catrin Rae / Sales, Customer Service

+49 40 3680-2720

Andreas Martin / Business Director Lubricants

040 3680-1603

Stefanie Krysler / Sales, Customer Service

040 3680-1604

Marc Schlüter / Managing Director

+49 40 3680-1601

Deike Luerßen / Supply-Chain-Management, Customer Service

+49 40 3680-1600

Christian Lantz / Sales Manager Waxes and Cosmetics

040 3680-1602

The HOC values.

One of our most
valuable goods
is the trust
of our customers.

Teamwork & know-how.

In our family business, the employees and their development are the top priority. Only those who work perfectly in a team and fully trust their co-workers can efficiently and successfully use the accumulated know-how for their customers.

Open-mindedness & tolerance.

As a Hanseatic company, we think open-mindedly and act respectfully. We tolerate other cultures and ways of thinking. At the same time, we stand by our principles of tolerance and interculturality. We are also wholly committed to sustainability and the careful use of resources.

Aspiration & satisfaction.

Our aspiration is not only to be good at what we do – we want to consistently get better: for continued customer satisfaction and long-term, common success.

The HOC Mission Statement.

Only those who are driven
by competence, passion
and a vision can attain
outstanding achievements
for their customers.

HOC is an aspiring, ambitious company.
Our field of expertise is the marketing and distribution
of oleochemical products and raw materials within and from all over Europe.

Responsible and reliable entrepreneurship characterizes our thinking and our actions in combination with maximum flexibility and innovative power. Every day, again and again.

Together with our committed and qualified employees, expertise and efficient structures, we achieve our company's sustainable corporate success.

True to our corporate vision:

To be the partner of choice in oleochemical marketing and distribution.