Nordic Carbide AB

Nordic Carbide AB in Sundsvall, Sweden, is a subsidiary company of the AlzChem Group. The modern Calcium Carbide site is located right at a port and supplies the major European Customers in the Steel- and Acetylene market.

Nordic Carbide

Carbide production since 1941


  • 3 Carbide furnaces at 2 sites 
  • increased reliability of supply and service 
  • strategic meaning: to counteract the permanent risk of rising electricity rate

AlzChem entered into an additional application market: Calcium Carbide for Acetylene.