石油化学子会社 Sahara Petrochemical Company
NIC/Sahara Ethane/propane cracker 計画 → 最終的にSipchemが実施（下記）
出資：Sahara Petrochemical . （the Al-Zamil Group ）
National Petrochemical Industrialisation Co. (NIC)
Saudi International Petrochemical Co. (Sipchem)
：Al-Zamil Groupが 11%所有
社名：Al-Waha Petrochemical Company
出資：Sahara Petrochemical Company 75%
Basell Holdings Middle East GmbH 25%
製品：プロピレン（propane dehydrogenation） UOP Oleflex process
ＰＰ 450千トン Spherizone process
原料： propane （Saudi Aramco供給）
（最初は Saudi Polyolefins Co.）
3番目（PE)は Saudi Ethylene and Polyethylene Company
SAHARA & Ma`aden Petrochemicals
50:50 JV between Sahara and Ma’aden
Jubail Industrial City
EDC 300,000 tonnes
caustic soda 250,000 tonnes
Al-Zamil Group and Chemtura
metal alkyls JV
Gulf Stabilizers Industries
Chemtura expands capacity in Middle East
Arabian Amines Company
出資：Huntsman 50%/ Al Zamil 50%
Diethylenetriamine (DET A),
Triethylenetetramine (TET A) and
higher molecular weight versions such as TEPA, E-100, AEP and Piperazine
生産開始： first quarter of 2009 ⇒2010/1
発表 Arabian Amines Company 着工
Huntsman Corp and Al-Zamil Group have raised $195 million through an Islamic loan to finance the Arabian Amines Co project.
The deal includes both murabaha and ijara tranches.
Zamil, Huntsman plan Jubail JV
JV for Air Cooled Heat Exchangers
2008/4/29 Zamil Industrial Announces New Joint Venture with Hudson Products Corporation
Zamil Industrial, an international manufacturing and fabrication group, announced the launch of a new 50:50 joint venture with Hudson Products Corporation - through its affiliate Hudson Products Middle East LLC, a world leading manufacturer of Air Cooled Heat Exchangers. The total investment in this venture is about SAR 75 million (USD 20 million).
The partnership, which will operate from Dammam, Saudi Arabia, will focus on the manufacture, assembly and maintenance of Air Cooled Heat Exchangers serving utility, petroleum, chemical, oil and gas processing and industrial customers in the Middle East, Africa, and central Asia.
International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem)
：Al-Zamil Groupが 11%所有
Sipchem acquires Aectra SA, a Swiss petrochemical trading and marketing company
Major Shareholders in Sipchem
IDB Infrastructure Fund (Bahrain) Sara Development Co. Ltd. (KSA) H.A. Al-Zamil & Bros. Co.(KSA) Ali M. A. Al-Rajhi (KSA) National Industries Group (Kuwait) Al-Tammimi Co. (KSA) Olayan Financing Co.(KSA) Al-Jabr Trading Co.(KSA) Al-Ghurair Investment Co. (UAE) Abdulaziz S. Al-Muqern (KSA) Dubai Investment (UAE) Abdulaziz A. Al-Ghurair (UAE) Abdulrahman A. Al-Turki (KSA) Abdulaziz A. S. Al-Hamdan (KSA) The Arab Investment Co.(KSA) Mohamed A. Al-Ghurair (UAE) Hamoud A. H. Al-Athel (KSA)
Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) is a Saudi Company listed in Saudi Stock market. The company was established on 22/12/1999, with a current paid in capital of SR 2.0 billion (US$ 533 million).
Sipchem actively develops and invests in petrochemical and chemical industries, both basic and intermediate to produce chemicals used to manufacture a multitude of products that improve the lives of people worldwide.
Through its affiliates, International Methanol Company (IMC) and International Diol Company, Sipchem currently produces over one million mtpa of methanol and 75 thousand mtpa of butanediol.
For the attainment of sustainable growth according to a special strategy that links the company's present with its future, Sipchem continuously explores the prospects of development and renovation to facilitate the process of desired growth and expansion. In the second half of 2006, Sipchem started construction of a major Acetyls Complex which consists of Acetic Acid plant (460 thousand mtpa), Vinyl Acetate Monomer plant (330 thousand mtpa) and Carbon Monoxide plant (345 thousand mtpa). Commercial operation of these plants is scheduled to start in the first quarter of 2009.
In November 2006, Sipchem announced its massive, fully integrated olefins and derivatives complex as part of its phase-III development. The complex will consist of an olefins cracker for producing ethylene and propylene and 16 integrated plants producing various value-added performance products scheduled to start in 2013. This mega project will allow Sipchem to meet its objective of producing and selling more than 5.0 million tons per year of petrochemicals and chemical products globally.
ＪＶ名：International Methanol company
出資 ：Saudi International Petrochemical 65%
Japan-Arabia Methanol Co. 35%
JAMC 三井物産 55%
ＪＶ名：International Diol Company
従来名 GACIC (Gulf Advanced Chemical Industries Ltd.)
出資 ：Saudi International Petrochemical 53.9%
Saudi Public Pension Agency (PPA)
General Organisation for Social Insurance(GOSI)
Davy Process Technology
Sabih Tahir Darwish Al Masri
A.S. Albabtain & Company
製品：Maleic Anhydride 10千トン Huntsman technology
BDO 75千トン Davy technology
（MAH to produce BDO）
International Diol Company
International Diol Company is a limited liability company established in 2002 in Saudi Arabia.
The company is majority owned by Sipchem,
in joint venture with the Public Pension Agency GOSI, Huntsman Corp., Davy Process Technology, Sabih Tahir Darwish Al Masri, and A.S. Albabtain & Company.
International Diol Company had successfully started initial production in October 2005 and is now going on stream with a total capacity of 75,000 mtpa to meet the growing demand for Butanediol (BDO) and derivatives in the world and domestic markets.
Currently, The plant is operating safely and reliably exceeding its design capacity producing high quality Butanediol product that is shipped to all GACIC customers around the world.
International Diol Company’s product line comprises of specialty chemicals such as Butanediol (BDO), Tetrahydrofuran (THF) and Gamma-butyrolactone (GBL).
24th June 2013
ThyssenKrupp Uhde bags Sipchem’s PBT resin plant contract in Saudi Arabia
Sipchem Chemicals Company (LLC), an affiliate of Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem), has awarded ThyssenKrupp Uhde GmbH, the engineering design, procurement, construction, and commissioning contract to build a polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) resin plant. The plant will produce PBT resin with an annual production capacity of 63 thousand metric tonne and will be located in Al-Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia. The estimated project cost is approximately SR 600 million ($160 million) and the plant is expected to start full operations at the end of 2014.
01 July, 2018
Saudi Sipchem starts commercial operation of PBT plant
Saudi International Petrochemical Co (Sipchem) on Sunday announced the beginning of commercial operation of Polybutylene Terephthalate Plant (PBT) located in its complex in Jubail Industrial City.
PBT plants is owned by Sipchem Chemical Company, which is a 95% subsidiary of Sipchem.
The annual production capacity of the project amounted to 63,000 metric tonnes, the Saudi petrochemical firm noted.
“The commercial operation of the PBT plant, the first of its kind in the Middle East, is an important step in Sipchem expansion and growth strategy. The addition of the PBT plant will allow Sipchem to further realize the benefit of its integrated package of products and will strengthen the added value chain,” Sipchem's CEO Ahmad Al-Ohali said.
The parent firms own the whole capital of Sipchem Chemical Company, the statement showed.
PBT is a solid thermoplastic produced from 1,4 butanediol and purified terephthalic acid by Sipchem Chemicals Company (SCC), an affiliate of Sipchem from 2014, with production capacity of 63,000 metric tons per annum (mtpa).
Celaneseは11月17日、サウジのSaudi International Petrochemical Company（Sipcheｍ）、International Acetyls Company 及び International Vinyl Acetate Companyの３社に対し、3社がアルジュベイルで建設中の酢酸と酢ビプラントへの同社の技術・ノウハウの使用禁止を求めてテキサス州で訴訟を行った。
Sipchem denies alleged claims in a lawsuit
Sipchem intends to defend vigorously against Celanese’s claims. Contrary to those claims, which are baseless and without merit, the relevant Sipchem’s affiliates’ facilities have been designed and are being built using technologies properly licensed from Eastman Chemical and DuPont.
社名：International Acetyl Company (IAC)
出資：Helm Arabia 15%
Saudi International Petrochemical 85%
Saudi Sipchem, Helm Arabia sign AA-VAM projects JV, offtake deal
* Helm Arabia a JV between Helm AG and French electronics and systems group Thales
（参考 Acetex発表 記事）
Saudi's Sipchem, Rhodia team up in ethyl acetate
IAC is a limited liability company registered in January, 2006, to be ultimately owned 85% by Sipchem and 15% by Helm Arabia.
IAC is intended to build, own and operate the Acetic Acid (AA) plant. Helm Arabia is a special purpose company established in Hamburg, Germany between Helm AG of Germany, a leading multinational producer and distributor of petrochemical products and Thales International Offsites, a subsidiary of Thales Company of France, a leading international electronics and systems group, serving government and business customers worldwide.
The plant is designed to produce up to 460 thousand mtpa of acetic acid and up to 50 thousand mtpa acetic anhydride, that will start commercial operation in early 2009.
The feedstock, namely methanol, carbon monoxide and hydrogen will be provided internally by other Sipchem affiliates, viz. International Methanol Company (IMC) and United Industrial Gases Company (UIGC), thus ensuring an uninterrupted supply of feedstock.
Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM)
社名：International Vinyl Acetate Company (IVAC)
出資：Helm Arabia 15%
Saudi International Petrochemical 85%
IVAC is a limited liability company registered in January, 2006, to be ultimately owned 85% by Sipchem and 15% by Helm Arabia. IVAC is intended to build, own and operate the plant.
Helm Arabia is a special purpose company established in Hamburg, Germany between Helm AG of Germany, a leading multinational producer and distributor of petrochemical products and Thales International Offsites, a subsidiary of Thales Company of France, a leading international electronics and systems group, serving government and business customers worldwide.
The plant is designed to produce up to 330 thousand mtpa of VAM, which will start commercial operation in early 2009.
The feedstock, Acetic Acid, will be provided internally by other Sipchem affiliates, viz. International Acetyl Company (IAC) thus ensuring an uninterrupted supply of feedstock.
August 09, 2004
Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) has signed Definitive Agreements with DuPont to license DuPont technology for a new 300,000 tons/yr. vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) manufacturing plant to be located in Al- Jubail Industrial City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. DuPont will provide its VAM technology under license and provide technical assistance for the Sipchem VAM facility.
社名：United Industrial Gases Company (UIGC)
出資：National Power Company (NPC) 25%
Saudi International Petrochemical 75%
UIGC is a limited liability company registered in May 2005, owned 75% by Sipchem and 25% by a Saudi joint stock company.
The plant is designed to produce up to 340 thousand mtpa of Carbon Monoxide (CO), that will start commercial operation in the 4th quarter of 2008.
Saudi Aramco has agreed to supply Sipchem with natural gas to be used as feedstock for UIGC plant.
EVA / LDPE 250千トン→200千トン
December 15, 2010
Sipchem announced that its affiliate the International Polymers Company has awarded the Engineering Design, Procurement and Construction (LSTK) contract for the EVA/LDPE Plant to G.S. Engineering & Construction Corporation- Korea. The new plant will produce Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) and Low Density Poly Ethylene (LDPE) with an annual production capacity of 200 thousand metric tons in its industrial complex in Jubail Industrial City.
Saudi International Petrochemical Co. (SIPCHEM) has been allocated a SR2.8 billion venture to produce ethylene vinyl acetate and low-density polyethylene with a capacity of 200,000 tons a year.
ANM 200千トン（Ineos 技術）
MMA 250千トン（Lucite 技術）
carbon fiber, ethylene vinyl alcohol, polyvinyl acetate, polyvinyl alcohol, polyvinyl butyral,
polyacrylonitrile, sodium cyanide, and PE pipe and film.
start-up of projects will commence in 2011.
US$ 7 billion
Ineos to join Sipchem olefins venture in Saudi Arabia 追加情報
当初韓国の Hanwha Chemical とのJV構想→Hanwha 会長の逮捕で破談
Sipchem Announces the Groundbreaking of EVA Films Project in Hail City
Mar 04, 2011
Sipchem Adds Acetate Production in Saudi Arabia
Saudi International Petrochemical Company(Sipchem) (Al-Jubayl, Saudi Arabia) has joined with Rhodia Brazil(Sao Paulo, Brazil) to design and construct two new acetate production units at its existing petrochemical complex in Al Jubayl, Saudi Arabia. When operational, the units will produce 100,000 metric tons per year of ethyl acetate and 100,000 metric tons per year of butyl acetate. Sipchem expects construction to begin during summer or fall of this year, and full operations before the end of 2013.