TAZIZ Ruwais Complex is an upcoming petrochemical complex located in Abu Dhabi, the UAE. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex is expected to commence commercial operations in 2028 and is likely to have an annual petrochemical capacity of 6.03mtpa. The complex will use natural gas as its key feedstock. The plants in this complex are operated by Abu Dhabi Chemicals Derivatives Co RSC and Fertiglobe. Buy the profile here.

Details of the key upcoming projects in TAZIZ Ruwais Complex

The complex is set to add capacity with some of the key upcoming plants including Taziz EDC and PVC Ruwais Caustic Soda Plant (0.94mtpa), Taziz EDC and PVC Ruwais Chlorine Plant (0.83mtpa), Taziz EDC and PVC Ruwais Ethylene Dichloride Plant (1.1mtpa), TAZIZ Ruwais Ammonia Plant (1mtpa), and TAZIZ Ruwais Methanol Plant (1.8mtpa).

The complex also includes TAZIZ Ruwais Ethylene Plant, TAZIZ Ruwais Isopropanol Plant, and TAZIZ Ruwais Maleic Anhydride Plant for which the capacity information is not available/reported.

The operator details for some of the key upcoming plants are as follows:

Key products capacity - TAZIZ Ruwais Complex, 2022-2030

The complex is expected to produce key products such as methanol, ethylene dichloride (EDC), ammonia, caustic soda, chlorine etc.

Methanol accounts for 29.9% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 1.8mtpa, followed by ethylene dichloride (EDC) and ammonia with 18.2% (1.1mtpa) and 16.6% (1mtpa) respectively.

About Abu Dhabi Chemicals Derivatives Co RSC

Abu Dhabi Chemical Derivatives Company RSC Ltd (TA’ZIZ) is an industrial services and logistics company that drives, supports and enables the growth of the Ruwais Industrial Complex and Abu Dhabi's chemicals, advanced manufacturing and industrial sectors. The company is headquartered in Abu Dhabi, the UAE.

About Fertiglobe

Fertiglobe is nitrogen fertilizer and ammonia producer and distributer company. The company products portfolio includes Anhydrous Ammonia, Granular Urea and Diesel Exhaust Fluid. The company also offer stewardship program for environment and public safety from the production and distribution of chemicals. The company has plants located in the UAE, Egypt and Algeria and its production facilities benefit from direct access to six key ports and distribution hubs on the Mediterranean Sea, Red Sea, and the Arabian Gulf. Fertiglobe is headquartered in UAE.

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