• Mesaieed

    Mesaieed, Qatar

    Qatar Chemical Company Ltd. (Q-Chem) and Qatar Chemical Company II Ltd. (Q-Chem II) are joint ventures between a subsidiary of Chevron Phillips Chemical (49 percent), Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding Company Q.S.C. (49 percent), and Qatar Petroleum (2 percent). Q-Chem commenced operations in 2003, while Q-Chem II began operations in 2010.  

    Products Produced

    Ethylene - Basic building block for plastics and elastomers, a raw material for chemicals used to make paints, household detergents and antifreeze, and a feedstock for the manufacture of polyethylene, NAO and styrene.
    High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) - A resin converted into plastic pipe, merchandise bags, milk jugs, food and beverage containers, household chemical and detergent bottles, pails, and drums.
    1-Hexene (Normal Alpha Olefin) - Mixed with ethylene, isobutane and catalyst in the production of polyethylene.
    Sulfur - Chemical Intermediates, primarily mercaptans, used in agricultural and pharmaceutical intermediates and polymerization modifiers.
    Normal Alpha Olephins (NAO) - A group of chemicals produced from ethylene and used in the production of plasticizers, polyethylene, paraffin wax, synthetic motor oils and lubricants, and fuel additives.

    Contact Information

    Qatar Chemical Company Ltd. (Q-Chem & Q-Chem II)
    PO Box 24646
    Doha, Qatar

    Phone: 974-476-7777
    Fax: 974-476-7304