Formosa Plastics Group Mailiao Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Yun-lin Hsien, Taiwan. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 1974. The plants are operated by Formosa Chemicals & Fibre, Formosa Plastics, Formosa Petrochemical, Nan Ya Plastics. Buy the profile here.

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Key products capacity - Formosa Plastics Group Mailiao Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include ethylene, xylenes, propylene, ethylene glycol (EG), benzene etc.

Ethylene accounts for the majority of the total annual capacity of the complex, followed by xylenes and propylene respectively.

About Formosa Chemicals & Fibre

Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corp (FCFC), a subsidiary of Formosa Plastics Group (FPG), is a manufacturer of chemicals, fibers, and petrochemical and plastic materials. Its product portfolio includes purified terephthalic acid, butadiene, benzene, para-xylene, ortho-xylene, styrene monomer, polystyrene, resins, rayon staple fiber, nylon fiber and yarn products. The company’s products find application in paint, engineering plastics, refrigerators, pipe fittings, plates, fabrics, industrial equipment, clothing accessories, packaging materials, lighting devices and medical markets. FCFC also carries out spinning, weaving, dyeing and finishing. The company offers engineering and construction services for diverse sectors including oil refineries, electric power plants, synthetic fiber plants, petrochemical plants, and textile spinning and weaving plants. FCFC is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan.

About Formosa Plastics

Formosa Plastics Corp (FPC), a subsidiary of Formosa Plastics Group, is a chemical manufacturing company. It manufactures and markets intermediate raw materials for plastics. The company’s product portfolio includes polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resins, vinyl chloride monomers (VCM), flake caustic soda, caustic soda, hydrochloric acid, high-density polyethylene (HDPE), ethylene-vinyl acetate (EVA)/low-density polyethylene (LDPE), and linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE). FPC also provides calcium carbonate products; electronic systems such as automatic store/retrieve, automation, advanced process control, and power management systems, programming software and hardware for automated design and planning through its electronics department; antibacterial products; and engineering services. It has manufacturing plants in Taiwan. FPC is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan.

About Formosa Petrochemical

Formosa Petrochemical Corp (FPCC), a subsidiary of Formosa Plastics Group, refines crude oil and sells refined petroleum products and olefins. The company operates refineries and integrated petrochemical complexes. It imports, exports, markets, stores, and transports crude oil, gasoline, naphtha, propane and other feedstock. It operates co-generation plants to provide steam and electricity to industrial plants. The company also exports and imports liquefied petroleum gas and petroleum products. It also produces and sells inorganic gases such as nitrogen, oxygen, and compressed air. The company has an operational presence in the markets of Taiwan, Southeast Asia, China, Hong Kong and North America. FPCC is headquartered in Yunlin, Taiwan.

About Nan Ya Plastics

Nan Ya Plastics Corp (Nan Ya), a subsidiary of Formosa Plastics Group, is a specialty chemical company that manufactures and markets plastic products, polyester fibers, petrochemical products and electronic materials. The company’s operations include mainly four product categories: plastic processing, chemicals, polyesters and electronic materials. The company’s products find application in household items such as packaging materials, articles of clothing, printing and stationery, and toy dolls; outdoor sports such as sports equipment; industrial equipment such as wire and cable, electrical machinery and parts and transport materials such as automotive materials and ships, and aerospace materials. The company has operations in China, Taiwan and the USA. Nan Ya is headquartered in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.

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This content was updated on 7 February 2024

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