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Ercros SA is a Spain-based company engaged, together with its subsidiaries, in the chemical industry. The Company’s products are structured into three business lines: Businesses Associated to Chlorine, which comprises the production of chlorine, ethyl acetate, caustic soda, sodium hypochlorite, dichloroethane, chloromethane, sodium chlorate and caustic potash, polyvinyl chloride (PCV), as well as water disinfectants; Intermediate Chemicals, which produces formaldehyde, glues and resins for the fiberboard and plywood industries, and Pharmaceuticals, which comprises raw material and intermediate products used in the pharmaceutical industry. The Company owns such subsidiaries as Marcoating SLU, Gades Ltd and Ercekol AIE, among others. In April 2014, it sold Fosfatos de Cartagena SLU to Timab Iberica.
Ercros’ chlorine nominal production capacity with membrane technology
Previous Expansions Final
t/year situation 31-03-18 31-12-18 30-06-19 situation
Vila-seca I 55,000 +65,000 +26,000 +26,000 172,000
Sabiñánigo 30,000 +15,000 0 0 45,000
Total 85,000 +80,000 +26,000 +26,000 217,000
Ercros will invest more than 40 million within the framework of the 3D Plan in Tarragona, Spain
Ercros plans to invest 40.4 million euros in its factories in Tarragona, within the framework of the 3D Plan
Ercros will double its Sodium chlorite production capacity with a new production line at Sabiñánigo (Huesca), Spain
This investment will almost double the current production capacity to 11,300 t/y compared to the current 6,000 t/y. The new plant is scheduled to start up in the third quarter of 2022.
Ercros launches its 3D Plan (2021-2025) with investments in Diversification, Digitalisation and Decarbonisation for € 69 million
The strategy consists of transforming Ercros into a sustainable company over time. Sustainable due to the diversification of its productive structure, which will allow it to cushion the cyclical vo...
At full capacity the expansion of the tablets plant for the treatment of swimming pool water at the Ercros factory in Sabiñánigo
The expansion of the production capacity of ATCC in Sabiñánigo already works at full capacity, the manufacture of this product is increased by 6,000 t/year to reach 28,000 t/year. The cost of the i...
Ercros has completed the expansion of the chlorine-caustic soda plant in Vila-seca I
According to plan Ercros has completed the third expansion of the capacity of the chlorine and caustic soda production plant at the Vila-seca I factory, with the starting up of a new electrolyzer t...
Ercros expands its moulding compounds production capacity
The Ercros factory in Cerdanyola has expanded the production capacity of moulding compounds by 3,000 t/year, which represents an increase of 14% to reach 25,000 t/year.
Ercros expands its production capacity in Tortosa to meet the market demand
The combined capacity of the pentaerythritol and dipentaerythritol plants has increased by 5,000 t/year, which represents an increase of 17%, reaching a total capacity of 35,000 t/year; in the case...
Ercros has started up the second expansion of the Vila-seca I chlorine plant
Ercros has started a second expansion capacity of 26,000 t/year at the chlorine and caustic soda production plant of its factory in Vila-seca I
Ercros will undertake a third expansion of the chlorine production plant in Vila-seca I
Ercros undertakes a new expansion of the capacity of the chlorine and caustic soda production plant in the Vila-seca I factory that will optimize the use of existing equipment and facilities associ...
Ercros will expand again the capacity at Vila-seca I plant, Spain
Investment in a second expansion by 26,000 t/year of the chlorine and caustic soda plant production capacity at the Vila-seca I factory, which it expects to come into operation by the end of 2018
The Aragonese administration authorizes Ercros to expand its chlorine production in Sabiñánigo
Approval for a new Ercros factory in Sabiñánigo,as requested for the expansion of its chlorine production capacity with membrane technology from 15,000 t/year to 45,000 t/year. This will involve an...
Ercros plans to invest EUR 54 million to solve the challenge of phasing out mercury technology
Ercros has unveiled its investment Plan to Phase Out Mercury Technology (Act Plan), which includes investments amounting to EUR 53.7 million, which aims to reshape the activity of the company deali...
Ercros plans to invest 28 million euros in the factory in Sabiñánigo
The main project that includes this plan is the construction of a plant to produce chlorine and caustic soda by membrane electrolysis technology that is considered BAT (best available technology).