Corporate Profile

Alpek boasts a track record of growth and success, capitalizing on opportunities for consolidation and implementing high value added projects, since 1975.

Through organic growth, acquisitions and strategic joint ventures, we have become Mexico’s largest petrochemical company and number two in Latin America.

  • Mexico’s largest petrochemical company and the second-largest in Latin America
  • Operating in two business segments: Polyester, and Plastics and Chemicals
  • North America’s leading polyester producer
  • Only manufacturer of polypropylene and caprolactam in Mexico
  • Operates the largest expandable polystyrene (EPS) plant in the Americas
  • 20 plants and 4,700 employees in Mexico, the United States and Argentina
  • 91% of Alpek’s products used for food, beverage and consumer goods packaging
  • Listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange since April 2012