Dow Fort Saskatchewan Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Alberta, Canada. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 1961. The plants are operated by Dow Chemical and MEGlobal International. Buy the profile here.

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Key products capacity - Dow Fort Saskatchewan Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include ethylene, polyethylene, ethylene glycol (EG), and ethylene oxide (EO).

Ethylene accounts for the majority of the total annual capacity of the complex, followed by polyethylene and ethylene glycol (EG) respectively.

Details of key upcoming projects in Dow Fort Saskatchewan Complex

The complex is set to add capacity with upcoming plant, Dow Fort Saskatchewan Ethylene Plant two.

The complex also includes Dow Fort Saskatchewan Polyethylene Plant 2 for which the capacity information is not available/reported.

About Dow Chemical

Dow Chemical Co (Dow Chemical ) is a manufacturer and supplier of chemical products. The company’s product includes additives and modifiers, adhesives and sealants, amines and chelates, conductive materials, elastomers and plastomers, gels, encapsulants and conformal coatings, intermediates and feedstocks, lubricants, monomers and optical materials. Dow Chemical also carries out plastic additives, polyethylene, polyurethanes, release coatings and agents, resins, binders and film formers, silicones, silicone-organic hybrids and silanes, solvents and glycols, specialty polymers and compounds, surfactants, emulsifiers and polyglycols among others. It serves its products to agriculture, construction, beauty, food and beverage, healthcare, electronics, oil, gas and mining among others. The company has operations across Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. Dow is headquartered in Midland, Michigan, the US.

About MEGlobal International

MEGlobal International FZE (MEGlobal) is a chemical company that develops, manufactures and markets merchant monoethylene glycol and diethylene glycol. The company’s EG is raw material used in a wide variety of products and applications including the manufacture of polyester fibers, polyethylene terephthalate resins, antifreeze formulations and other industrial products. Its products are used in applications that require chemical intermediates for resins, solvent couplers, freezing point depression, solvents, humectants and chemical intermediates. The company owns manufacturing plants in Alberta and Canada. It operates in Canada, the US, Switzerland, Hong Kong and China. MEGlobal is headquartered in Dubai, the UAE.

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This content was updated on 9 November 2023

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