Lotte Chemical Corporation 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 2003 and currently has an active annual capacity of 5.71mtpa. Its capacity is expected to increase to 5.78mtpa in 2030. The plants are operated by Lotte Chemical. Buy the profile here.

Key products capacity - Lotte Chemical Corporation Daesan Complex, 2022

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

Ethylene accounts for 19.3% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 1.1mtpa, followed by ethylene glycol (EG) and ethylbenzene with 12.8% (0.73mtpa) and 10.9% (0.62mtpa) respectively.

Details of key upcoming projects in Lotte Chemical Corporation Daesan Complex

The complex is set to add capacity with upcoming plants including Lotte Chemical Corporation Daesan Dimethyl Carbonate Plant (0.07mtpa), and Lotte Chemical Corporation Daesan Ethylene Oxide Plant 1 Expansion (0.07mtpa).

About Lotte Chemical

Lotte Chemical Corp (Lotte Chemical) is a chemical company that carries out the manufacture and sale of basic chemicals and petrochemicals. Its portfolio of products includes polymers such as low-density polyethylene and ethylene vinyl acetate; monomers such as ethylene glycol and ethylene oxide; chemical fibers and megatrends. The company’s products are used in the manufacture of household goods and materials for agricultural, engineering, medical, and auto industries. Lotte Chemical has manufacturing facilities in Daesan, Yeosu, and Ulsan, and research and development centers in Daedeok and Yeosu in South Korea. The company has its overseas offices in China, Hong Kong, Russia, the US, Peru, Turkey, and Vietnam. Lotte Chemical is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

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