Dow Stade Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Lower Saxony, Germany. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 1972 and currently has an active annual capacity of 4.67mtpa. Its capacity is expected to remain the same as 4.67mtpa in 2030. The plants are operated by Dow Chemical and The Dow Chemical. Buy the profile here.

Key products capacity - Dow Stade Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include caustic soda, chlorine, propylene oxide (PO), propylene glycol (PG), methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) etc.

Caustic Soda accounts for 39.2% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 1.83mtpa, followed by chlorine and propylene oxide (PO) with 34.7% (1.62mtpa) and 13.5% (0.63mtpa) respectively.

About Dow Chemical

Dow Chemical Co (Dow ) is a manufacturer and supplier of chemical products. The company’s product includes emulsions, fluids, dispersants, optical materials, coatings, plastic additives, elastomers, plastomers, resins, low density polyethylene, high density polyethylene, isocyanates, polyols, cleaners and primers of silicone, silicone additives and adhesives. It serves automotive, transportation, agriculture, paper, packaging, consumer, oil and gas, energy, textile, food and beverage, industrial, and medical sectors. The company also carries out the animal feed and animal care, beauty and personal care, building, construction and infrastructure and electronics. Dow is headquartered in Midland, Michigan, the US.

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