PCAS specializes in developing, manufacturing, and marketing fine and specialty chemicals. Sales are distributed by family of products as follows:
- synthesized pharmaceutical products (65.3%);
- industrial chemical products (17.1%): technical fluids and additives for the lubricant industry, chemical additive synthesis;
- photochemical and new technology products (11.1%): photosensitive materials, photo-initiators, and polymers for photography, reprography, and micro-electronics;
- scent molecules (6.5 intended for manufacturers of perfume compounds, scents, and cosmetic products.
At the end of 2013, the group had 9 production sites located in France (6), Finland, Canada and the United States.Net sales break down geographically as follows: France (33.2%), Europe (33.9%), Asia/Pacific (20.8%), North America (9.3%) and other (2.8%).