INEOS Cologne Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 1957. The plants are operated by INEOS Olefins & Polymers Europe, INEOS Koln, INEOS Nitriles and INEOS Oxide. Buy the profile here.

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Key products capacity - INEOS Cologne Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include ethylene, propylene, polyethylene, ammonia, acrylonitrile etc.

Ethylene accounts for the majority of the total annual capacity of the complex.

About INEOS Olefins & Polymers Europe

INEOS Olefins & Polymers Europe (INEOS O&P), a subsidiary of INEOS Group AG, is a chemicals manufacturing company, which produces and sells olefins and aromatics. The company’s major products include ethylene, propylene, butadiene, benzene, and polyolefins. Its products find applications in automotive components, food packaging containers and films, bulk liquid containers and tanks, leisure and sports equipment, telecommunications and entertainment equipment, housing and construction, power transmission cables and equipment, fibers and textiles, and medical equipment, among others. The company has a presence in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, China, Norway, Switzerland and the UK. INEOS O&P is headquartered in Rolle, Luzern, Switzerland.

About INEOS Koln

INEOS Koln GmbH (INEOS Koln), a subsidiary of Ineos Group AG, is a chemical manufacturing company that distributes chemicals and raw chemical materials. The company’s products include ammonia, acetonitrile, acrylonitrile, isoamylene, isoeikosane, isohexadecane, ammonia water, benzene, propylene, methylpropadien, polyethylene, propylene glycols and propylene, among others. It also provides products including tetraisobutylene, nitric acid, TAME, toluene, triisobutylene, and ethylene glycols, among others. INEOS Koln develops projects such as highly efficient gas and steam plant, and tankers bridges, among others. The company’s products are also used in solvents and detergents, pharmaceuticals, paints, plant protection products, and fertilizers, among others. It serves healthcare, automotive, textile, household and construction industries. INEOS Koln is headquartered in Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

About INEOS Nitriles

INEOS Nitriles (INEOS) a subsidiary of Ineos Group AG is a chemical company that manufactures acrylonitrile and acetonitrile. The company offers products such as Acetyls, Ammonia, Aromatics, Base Chemicals, Caustic Soda, Chlorine Oxides, Oligomers, Nitriles, Phenol, Pigments, Solvents, Sulphur Chemicals, PIA, TMA, MAN, Styrenics, Acrylonitrile, Butadiene Styrene, Composites, Polyethylene, Polypropylene, PVC, Polystyrene. Its acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene is used in automobile components, computer casings, sports equipment and telephones. The company offers its products to building and construction, consumer goods, healthcare, large and small appliances and transportation, and other sectors. It has manufacturing plants in the US, Germany and the UK. INEOS is headquartered in Rolle, Switzerland.

About INEOS Oxide

INEOS Oxide Limited, a subsidiary of Ineos Group AG, is a chemical company that manufactures ethylene and propylene-based specialty and intermediate chemicals. The company operates through business segments namely specialties division, intermediates and third-party operating services. Its specialties division provides the manufacture of ethylene oxide, EO derivatives, propylene oxide, oxo-alcohols, ethylidene, acetate esters and glycol ether esters. INEOS Oxide’s intermediates include ethylene glycol and propylene glycol. It operates through its offices located in the US, Belgium, France, Germany, Spain and Singapore. INEOS Oxide is headquartered in Lyndhurst, Hampshire, the UK.

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This content was updated on 7 February 2024

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