Wacker Chemical Corporation is the North American headquarters for Wacker Silicones, Wacker Polymers and Wacker Fine Chemicals, which are business divisions of Wacker Chemie AG. The company provides innovative and customized solutions for the chemical and semiconductor sectors. It manufactures a range of basic chemicals that include acetaldehyde, acetic acid, vinyl acetate monomer, methyl acetate salt, caustic soda and chlorine. The company has expertise in the area of producing fumed silica. Additionally, it manufactures various types of steel, such as stainless, hot work and tool steel. It also offers nickel and cobalt alloys. The company specializes in manufacturing polymers that have high chemical resistance.