chemicals Palm manufactures and distributes a wide range of chemical products used in a diverse array of industrial, chemical and food ingredient, water treatment, mining, catalyst and other applications. more details metals Palm supplies a wide range of metal anodes used for electroplating. Palm is an authorized distributor for Vale (formerly INCO) nickel anodes in various shapes and sizes... more details crystals & powders Palm sells various forms of crystals and powders, including: ammonium chloride granular, boric acid granular, chromic acid crystal, chromic acid flake, and many more... Palm sells various forms of crystals and powders, including: ammonium chloride granular, boric acid granular, chromic acid crystal, chromic acid flake, cobalt carbonate powder, cobalt sulfate crystal, copper sulfate crystal, malic acid powder, nickel acetate powder, nickel carbonate powder–48%, nickel carbonate granules–40%, nickel carbonate paste-38%, nickel chloride crystal, nickel sulfate crystal, sodium hypophosphite powder, sodium metabisulfite powder, sulfamic acid, copper cyanide powder, potassium cyanide granular, potassium copper cyanide granular, sodium cyanide granular, sodium cyanide briquette, zinc cyanide granular, and others. more details rare earth Palm’s expertise includes the manufacture of specialty lanthanide, or rare earth, chemicals. In addition to supplying a standard line of solutions, Palm offers specialized tolling services to both commodity lanthanide suppliers and customers. more details

About Us

Palm Commodities International was founded in 1978 to introduce high quality electroless nickel grade nickel sulfate to the surface finishing industry.  Building on this foundation of quality for over thirty years, Palm has become a premier worldwide supplier of metals and chemicals serving not only the surface finishing industry, but also the catalyst, battery, and electronics industries. 

Palm's growth results from a continuing commitment to provide quality products with superior service to customers.  Palm is constantly expanding its product line and strives to provide comprehensive supply solutions to meet customer needs.  From its manufacturing and distribution facilities centrally located outside Nashville, Tennessee, Palm currently supplies over 200 products, including specialty chemicals toll blended to customer specification and metal anodes such as nickel, copper, zinc, cadmium and tin for electrolytic plating.  Palm is a leading manufacturer of electroless nickel grade liquid nickel sulfate, and Palm’s product is the standard for high tech applications.  Palm is also a leading producer of liquid sodium hypophosphite in North America.  With a state-of-the art laboratory, Palm ensures customers continue to receive the quality products upon which Palm was founded. 

Palm's commitment to quality is also shown in its experienced personnel.  Palm's staff includes metal plating veterans with the experience and expertise to advise customers on products for various applications and develop unique solutions.  

In late 2013, Palm became a subsidiary of Umicore USA Inc. and joined Umicore's Cobalt and Specialty Materials business unit.

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  • Quality & Supply Assured
  • Leading Supplier & Producer of Commodity Nickel Chemicals
  • Major Distributor of Nickel, Cobalt and Cadmium Metals to the Surface Finishing Market
  • Toll Blending, Packaging & Quality Assurance Capability for Liquid Chemical Products