INEOS phenol at a glance
Our profile Introduction
INEOS Phenol is the largest producer of Phenol and Acetone in the world. Our global manufacturing capacity is two times that of our closest competitor and three times that of the next largest European producer. We produce just under 1.9 million tonnes of Phenol and around 1.2 million tonnes of Acetone annually.
Our markets are growing worldwide. Through selective investments in new assets and new technology, we intend to capture this growth to develop our business and grow with our customers.
A global business
In addition to being the largest producer of Phenol and Acetone in the world, we are also the only Phenol and Acetone manufacturer with production facilities spanning Europe and America.
These facilities are supported by a global sales, distribution and customer service network. This infrastructure enables INEOS Phenol to provide our customers with secure, competitively priced Phenol and Acetone on a global basis from our world-scale plants.
At INEOS Phenol our customers matter to us. We have a wealth of professional and technical expertise at our disposal which enables us to provide our customers with the prompt and efficient service and high quality products they have come to expect from our business.
Our customers have high expectations: uniform product quality, on-time delivery and reliable supply at competitive prices. They also demand high safety and environmental standards from their business partners. Our customers trust INEOS Phenol to meet their expectations, through operational excellence.
The key applications for Phenol and Acetone are in the production of:
- Phenolic resins
- Synthetic fibres
These products are used in a diverse range of end-markets including the automotive, construction, electronics and fibre industries.