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Coating Manufacturers in the UK

The coating industry in the UK is a rapid-growing market. The UK coatings-, paints- and ink industry is worth more than £188 billion and employs over 300,000 people. Every three out of four cans of paint that is sold within the UK are also produced in the country.

Exporting about 30% of all UK-made paint, makes the country a net paint exporter. Way more than the average UK companies that exports (⅕), exceeds the paint industry this exporting fact with a score of three in five exporting companies.

The following coating companies are viewed by customers as excellent:

Overview of coating manufacturers in the UK

AkzoNobel Ltd

Akzonobel logoAkzoNobel Powder Coatings is a dedicated global business, counting over 4,000 employees, providing high quality powder coatings. All products contain the best and latest technology; development is neverending. Resicoat and Interpon are the two global brands under which AkzoNobel sells powder coatings. All coatings are solvent free paints, i.e. an environmental friendly coating option.

Address: Stoneygate Lane, Felling, Gateshead, NE10 0JY
Phone: 0191 438 4738

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Coating manufacturer

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101 Finsbury Pavement, 4th Floor, Moorgate London, EC2A 1RS, 0 20 7932 9900

Architectural paint, automotive, coil, industrial, protective and marine coatings manufacturer

AkzoNobel Powder Coatings Ltd

Stoneygate Lane, Felling, Gateshead, NE10 0JY, (0) 191 438 4738

Powder coating manufacturer (division of AkzoNobel)

BASF plc

P.O. Box 4, Earl Road, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, Cheshire SK8 6QG, 0 161 485 62 22

Architectural paint, marine, coil, powder, industrial, protective and automotive coatings manufacturer

Sherwin-Williams EMEA

Tower Works , Kestor Street, Bolton, BL2 2AL, 0 1204 521771

Architectural paint, automotive, marine, industrial, protective, powder and coil coatings manufacturer

Thermaset Powders

Claire Works, Anders, Lichfield Road Ind Est, Tamworth, Staffs, B79 7TA, (0) 1827 55777

Powder coating manufacturer (more powder coating manufacturers)

Thomas Howse Ltd

Cakemore Road, Rowley Regis, West Midlands, B65 0RD, (0) 121 559 1451

Industrial paint and powder coating manufacturer

FLAG Paints Ltd

8 Springfield Road, Springfield Industrial Estate, Burnham-on-Crouch, CM0 8UA, 0 1621 785173

Architectural coatings, marine and protective coating manufacturer

Teer Coatings Ltd

West Stone, Berry Hill Industrial Estate, Droitwich, Worcestershire, WR9 9AS, (0) 1905 827 550

Resarch and development center for coatings and paints

Ultrimax Coatings Ltd.

Clayfield Industrial Estate, Tickhill Road, Doncaster, Yorkshire, DN4 8QG, (0) 1302 856666

Industrial paint manufacturer

NCS UK Limited

71 Ancastle Green, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 1TS, (0) 1491 411717

Architectural coatings manufacturer

Advanced Coated Products

The Vineyards, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 8NH, (0) 1242 512345

Industrial paint manufacturer

Symphony Coatings

15 Brunel Way, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1HP, (0) 845 099 0219

Wood finishes, metal coatings and liquid metal finishes, industrial paint manufacturer

Indestructible Paint

16-25 Pentos Drive, Sparkhill, Birmingham, B11 3TA, (0) 121 702 2485

Indestructible paint manufacturer

Protega Paints Limited

Kelvin Way, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B70 7JZ, (0) 121 525 5665

Industrial paint and coatings manufacturer


Hamble Court Business Park, Hamble Lane, Hamble, Hampshire, SO31 4QJ, (0) 23 80455 855

Industrial paint, coatings and finishes manufacturer

HMG Paints Ltd

Riverside Works, Collyhurst Road, Manchester, M40 7RU, (0) 161 205 7631

Architectural coatings, industrial paint and powder coating manufacturer

Surface Technology

HQ, Lyons Park, Coventry, CV5 9PF, (0) 845 4500870

Industrial paint manufacturer


Unit 5, Redwood Business Park, Oldbury Road, Smethwick, B66 1NJ, (0) 121 555 1500

Decorative and architectural coatings manufacturer


Avant Coatings Ltd, Metro House, Pepper Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS10 2RU

Professional Exterior Wall Coatings contractors, operating throughout the entire UK. Experts in all smooth and textured exterior wall coatings, including wall rendering and wall cladding, maintenance free for decades, guaranteed!

British coating federation

The British Coatings Federation is the sole UK Trade Association representing the interests of the decorative, industrial and powder coatings, printing inks and wallcovering manufacturers. Coatings are critical to UK industry, with 300,000 workers relying on our members’ products every day, and the UK is a net exporter of coatings and inks. BCF’s members represent 95% of the UK sales of coatings, inks and wallcoverings.