Industrias Químicas del Óxido de Etileno (henceforth “IQOXE”) belongs to CL Grupo Industrial.
IQOXE is a petrochemical company specialised in the production of ethylene oxide, glycols and ethylene oxide derivatives located in the petrochemical estate of Tarragona.
IQOXE is currently the only producer of ethylene oxide in Spain with an installed capacity of 140,000 tons/year. A total of 50% of the production is used to manufacture glycol, one of the main raw materials used for the production of PET polymers.
IQOXE invests 10 million in a new plant in La Canonja, Tarragona, Spain
The new facility multiplies the production capacity of ethylene oxide derivatives by eight, going from 3,000 to 45,000 tons per year, with forecasts of using 20,000 tons of raw material.
Celanese announces sale of its atmospheric emulsions unit in Tarragona, spain to IQOXE
Celanese today announced that it has successfully concluded the sale of its atmospheric (vinyl and acrylics) emulsions unit in La Canonja (Tarragona), Spain to IQOXE. Financial details of the trans...