The Belgian chemical industry provides integrated parks with pipeline grids for a whole range of chemical substances including Ethylene, Hydrogen, Naphta Petroleum, Natural gas, Nitrogen, Oxygen, Propylene and Steam.
Two out of the three clusters are located near a sea harbour, all clusters have a railway connection, all clusters are accessible by highway, and two can be accessed via a waterway.
The integrated chemical sites in Belgium as presented on this website cover a total area of approximately 0 hectare of which 1000 hectare is currently available for new development.
Please use the map above to explore the chemical parks in Belgium in more detail, or browse to our map of Europe to extend your search to chemical clusters in other European countries.
Consistent implementation of corporate strategy: Boost for distinct specialty chemicals businesses. Significant fumed silica capacity expansion in Europe. Investment sum in the upper double-digit million euro range
INEOS is looking at sites across Europe including Antwerp in Belgium for its new world scale 750,000 tonne PDH plant. INEOS is planning to increase the capacity of its crackers at Grangemouth in Scotland and Rafnes in Norway to over 1 million tonnes each. With these cracker expansions, INEOS will have added up to 900,000 tonnes of ethylene to its overall production capacity “These are three major new projects”, says Jim Ratcliffe, founder and chairman of INEOS. “Collectively, it’s the equivalent of building a new world scale cracker in Europe”.
Avantium N.V. proudly announces that a BBI subsidy of EUR 25 million has been granted to the Industry Consortium “PEFerence”. The consortium, consisting of 11 companies including Synvina, Avantium, BASF, a number of reputable industrial companies and iconic brand owners. The partners will jointly work on establishing an innovative supply chain for FDCA and PEF, including the intended construction of a 50,000 tons reference plant in Antwerp.