Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Company Caojing Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Shanghai, China. The complex started commercial operations in 2005 and currently has an active annual capacity of 5.29mtpa. Its capacity is expected to remain the same as 5.29mtpa in 2030. The plants in this complex are operated by Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical.

Key Products Capacity – Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Company Caojing Complex, 2020

Key products produced in this complex include ethylene, ethylbenzene, styrene, propylene, polyethylene etc.

Ethylene accounts for major capacity share i.e., 20.6% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 1.09mtpa.

About Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical

Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Co Ltd (SECCO) is a manufacturer and distributor of chemical products and plastic raw materials. It is a joint venture of China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation, Sinopec Gaoqiao Petrochemical Company Limited and Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Company Limited (SPC). The company produces ethylene, acrylonitrile, benzene, propylene, toluene, polyethylene, polypropylene, styrene, polystyrene, butadiene, and byproducts. Its chemical products include styrene monomer, olefin or aromatics and acrylonitrile products. The company markets its product under the brand name SECCO. It serves pharmaceutical, plastic, electric appliance, rubber and dyes, automobile, packaging, and agricultural industries. SECCO is headquartered in Shanghai, China.


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