The Chamber was founded in 1942 by ambitious group of businessmen in the field of chemical industries.More than 71 years later, the Chamber has grown from an initial membership of 346 to more than 10000 businesses.
It consists of 6 industrial divisions:
- Diversified Chemicals (Fertilizers, Glass, Industrial gases, ....etc).
- Plastics & Rubber.
- Paints, Inks & Resins.
- Paper & Cardboard.
- Waste Management
Each of these divisions represents a main industry of the chemical industries community in Egypt, discussing their problems, putting suggestions about the settlement of these problems before the decision maker, organizing meetings with senior state officials to discuss the problems facing the industry.