Product lines

Polyester Chain: PTA, PET and Polyester fibers.

Plastics and Chemicals: Polypropylene, Expandable polystyrene, Urethanes, Glycols, Caprolactam, Nylon polymers and Ammonium sulphate.

Key Facts

Plants: 20 plants in the Americas
 
Capacity: 6.6 million tons per year
 
Income 2011: U.S. $7,298 millions
 
Personnel: 4,514

The largest petrochemical company in Mexico.

One of the most important producers of polyester products in the world.

Solid Portfolio of polyester products, plastics and chemicals supplying the food, beverage and consumer markets.

  • - With presence in the Americas
  • - Leading PTA and PET technology
  • - Supplying materials to "brand owners"

Alpek Companies:

Company: Grupo Petrotemex.

Location: Argentina, Mexico and USA.

Product: PTA, PET, Fibers (Short staple and filament).

Market: Food packaging, Textiles and automobile.

End use: Containers and packaging, garments and carpets.

www.petrotemex.com

Company: Tereftalatos mexicanos y Productora de Tereftalatos.

Location: México.

Product: PTA.

Market: PET production and polyester fibers, food and beverages.

End use: Containers and packaging, garments and carpets.

Partner: BP (8.5%) in TEMEX.

Company: DAK Americas, DAK México and DAK Argentina.

Location: U.S., Mexico and Argentina.

Product: PTA, PET and polyester staple.

Market: PET resins, polyester fibers, food and beverages, textile and industrial.

End use: Containers and packaging, garments and carpets.

www.dakamericas.com

Company: Akra Polyester.

Location: México.

Product: Polyester filament.

Market: Textile, furniture, automotive and home.

End use: Garments, safety belts and hoses.

www.akra.com

Company: Indelpro.

Location: México.

Product: Polypropylene.

Market: Food and beverages, hygiene, health, automotive and home products.

End use: Packaging, caps, diapers, syringes and auto parts.

Partner: Basell (49%).

www.indelpro.com

Company: Polioles.

Location: México.

Product: EPS, urethanes and industrial chemicals.

Market: Construction, electronics, paintings, cosmetics, automotive and furniture.

End use: Insulators, packaging, auto parts, brake fluids, solvents and moisturizers.

Partner: BASF (49%).

www.polioles.com.mx

Company: Petrotemex.

Location: México.

Product: PTA.

Market: PET production and polyester fibers, food and beverages.

End use: Containers and packaging, garments and carpets.

www.petrotemex.com

Company: Univex.

Location: México.

Product: Caprolactam and ammonium sulfate.

Market: Nylon production and agriculture.

End use: Industrial, textile and fertilizers.

www.univex.com

Company: Nyltek.

Location: México.

Product: Nylon polymers.

Market: Textile and automotive.

End use: Garments and carpets.

www.nyltek.com