LG Chem Daesan Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 1989 and currently has an active annual capacity of 6.26mtpa. Its capacity is expected to remain the same as 6.26mtpa in 2030. The plants are operated by LG Chem. Buy the profile here.

Key products capacity - LG Chem Daesan Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include ethylene, propylene, polyethylene, polypropylene, benzene etc.

Ethylene accounts for 20.7% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 1.3mtpa, followed by propylene and polyethylene with 10.8% (0.68mtpa) and 6.2% (0.39mtpa) respectively.

About LG Chem

LG Chem Ltd (LG Chem), a subsidiary of LG Corp, is a chemical manufacturer. The company manufactures and markets petrochemicals, IT and electronic materials, and energy solutions. Its product portfolio comprises polyvinyl chloride (PVC), ethylene, propylene, butadiene, benzene, polarizer, glass substrate, semiconductor materials and RO membranes, among others. It also offers growth hormone, vaccine, anti-diabetic products, and manufactures and supplies display and battery materials for LCD photoresist, OLED materials, battery materials and others. It owns and operates manufacturing facilities in Daesan, Yeosu, Ochang, Cheongju, Ulsan, Naju, Iksan, Paju and Gimcheon. The company has operations in China, India, Germany, the US, Vietnam, Brazil, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Poland, among others. LG Chem is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

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