The French chemical industry provides integrated parks with pipeline grids for a whole range of chemical substances including 1,3-Butadiene, Benzene, tetrapropylene-, Butene-1, Dodecylbenzene, Ethylene, Isobutylene, Naphta Petroleum, Natural gas, Propylene and Steam.
Three out of the five clusters are located near a sea harbour, all clusters have a railway connection, all clusters are accessible by highway, and all clusters can be accessed via a waterway.
The integrated chemical sites in France as presented on this website cover a total area of approximately 10500 hectare of which 160 hectare is currently available for new development.
Please use the map above to explore the chemical parks in France in more detail, or browse to our map of Europe to extend your search to chemical clusters in other European countries.
AFYREN secures over 60 million euros of financing to move into its industrial development phase
In order to offer industrial firms a reliable alternative to using acids based on oil derivatives, AFYREN has confirmed the production of bio-based organic acids on a pre-industrial scale for use with multiple applications. Today, AFYREN is launching its industrial development phase after securing total financing of 60 million euros, including a 21 million euro capital increase.
LANXESS strengthens global production network for flame retardants
Investments of around EUR 200 million until 2021 in the U.S. (Charleston, El Dorado, Greensboro), Germany (Leverkusen, Krefeld-Uerdingen), France (Épierre) and the United Kingdom (Manchester)
CARBIOS and KEM ONE sign a Letter of Intent to implement a PET biorecycling demonstration plant operated by CARBIOS in the French Chemical Valley
Evaluation of KEM ONE’s industrial site at Saint-Fons (France) for the implementation by CARBIOS of an industrial demonstration plant of its breakthrough technology. TechnipFMC in charge of the engineering study upstream the construction of a demonstration plant