ESK-SIC GmbH was founded in 1998 as a 100 % subsidiary of Elektroschmelzwerk Kempten GmbH within the Wacker-Chemie Group. In the course of a Management Buy Out the ESK-SIC GmbH operates as an independent society since November 15th, 2001. With 75 years experience in manufacturing silicon carbide, we are not only the most important manufacturer of this material in Europe, but also have one of the longest traditions. ESK-SIC GmbH and its subsidiary ESD B.V. are the only producer in the world manufacturing silicon carbide by a unique environmentally compatible technology. This is typical of how we set new standards. We have the know-how to ensure silicon carbide supplies, while providing our customers with products that meet the most exacting quality requirements. We always place emphasis on a close relationship of personal confidence with our customers. Our experienced technical support team is available to help customers find individual solutions for their problems. We meet the challenge of the future by continually raising product quality, intensifying customer support, establishing a proximity to global markets, and developing innovative technologies.