Cytec Industries was founded in 1993 when it was spun-off from American Cyanamid Company.
The company develops, manufactures, and markets specialty materials and chemicals to clients in the aerospace, mining, industrial materials, and plastics industries. Clients are located in North America, Latin America, Asia/Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
Cytec operates through four divisions: Aerospace Materials, Industrial Materials, In Process Separation, and Additive Technologies.
Cytec Industries trades publicly on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol CYT, is a member of the S&P 400, is #887 in the Fortune 1000, has 4,600 employees, and had $2.01 billion in revenue in 2014.