Deepwater Chemicals, Inc.

Deepwater Chemicals, Inc. has been a global source of iodine derivatives since its founding in 1931. We are the only domestic iodine derivatives manufacturer who is inspected by the FDA. As a part of Toyota Tsusho (TTC), we pride ourselves on the quality and consistency of our fine chemicals. From production to quality control to delivery, our dedicated team members insure the best quality and reliable service for our partners. TTC has ownership in iodine manufacturers in the three key regions of the world, Algorta Norte in Chile, Nitten in Japan, and Iochem in Oklahoma. With TTC’s backing we are small enough to respond quickly, but we have big company resources.

Company details

196122 E County Road 40 , Woodward , Oklahoma 73801-5656 USA

Locations Served

Business Type:
Industry Type:
Chemical & Pharmaceuticals
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

  • Only North America iodine derivatives manufacturer inspected by the FDA
  • We have both food and pharma FDA Facility Establishment identifiers
  • Owned jointly by Toyota Tsusho Inc. (TTC), and Toyota Tsusho America
  • cGMP certified
  • All of our products are FSMA compliant and fully traceable


Deepwater Chemicals, Inc. a subsidiary of Toyota Tsusho Corp, has long been a source of fine iodine derivatives to domestic and foreign customers. Winner of numerous quality awards from its clients, Deepwater prides itself on quality and consistency of its fine chemicals. From production to quality control to final shipment, our highly trained team insures the best quality, and reliable service for our customers. Our Sales Management Staff are able to interface with our clients to solve problems or design products to meet their needs.

As a result of Deepwater's commitment to quality, Deepwater's silver iodide has set the standard for the weather modification industry for more than twenty years; and our methylene iodide is routinely used for the classification of precious gems. Deepwater is a registered EPA manufacturing facility and recently was FDA inspected. In the pharmaceutical area, we produce numerous USP certified bulk products according to U.S. Food and Drug Administration Current Good Manufacturing Practices.

To further quality consciousness, Deepwater personnel maintain active memberships in a wide range of professional organizations and Deepwater, the company, is actively involved in support of a number of chemical industry associations including: Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association.

You'll find commitment to excellence at every level in the Deepwater organization. Our customer service people, production supervisors, quality control personnel and chemical operators are among the most skilled and quality conscious in the industry. Our devotion and pride in quality has developed and maintained Deepwater a leader in our field. We think you'll agree, the chemistry is right !

On the forefront of iodine chemistry and technology, we are constantly working to develop better and more innovative techniques and products. Our state of the art production facility is located in the heart of 'iodine country', Woodward, Oklahoma, specializing in a broad range of inorganic and organic iodides. Our multi-purpose plant can toll manufacture non-iodine fine chemicals that involve many types of organic synthesis to meet specific customer requirements. Deepwater has long been the manufacturer and supplier of a full range of quality iodine products, our experience encompassing these industries:

  • Agriculture
  • Photography
  • Catalysts
  • Ink and Colorants
  • Sanitizers and Disinfectants
  • Industrial Chemicals
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Pharmaceutical Intermediates

Deepwater Chemicals has been a leading supplier of iodine derivatives in the United States. As part of Toyota Tsusho Corp, one of the world's leading producers of crude iodine, we can supply intermediates from a constant stable source of iodine with quality, dependable service and economy. Due to Toyota Tsusho's global presence, we are connected to the world's leading technology that can produce fine chemicals tailor made to meet industry's needs.