|This article relies on references to primary sources. (December 2008)|
|Traded as||NYSE: CYT|
|Industry||Chemicals, Materials, Aerospace, Automotive and Coatings|
|Founded||1907 - American Cyanamid Company, 1993 - Cytec|
|Headquarters||Woodland Park, New Jersey, United States|
|Key people||Shane D. Flemming
(President and CEO)
|Revenue||US$ 1.70 billion (2012)|
|Subsidiaries||Cytec Engineered Materials|
Cytec Industries Incorporated, based in Woodland Park, New Jersey is a speciality chemicals and materials technology company with pro-forma sales in 2004, including the Surface Specialties acquisition, of approximately $3.0 billion. Cytec is a result of its spin-off from American Cyanamid Company. It makes resins, plastics, and composite materials, especially for the aerospace industry and other users of specialty materials.
Cytec currently has about 3,600 employees in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia. It is listed in NYSE with stock symbol "CYT".