The Kuwait Olefins Company

Formed in 2004, The Kuwait Olefins Company (TKOC) is an international joint venture among Dow, Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC), Boubyan Petrochemical Company (BPC) and Qurain Petrochemical Industries Company (QPIC). EQUATE is the single operator of Greater EQUATE, which includes The Kuwait Styrene Company (TKSC), Kuwait Paraxylene Production Company (KPPC) and TKOC under one fully integrated operational umbrella at Kuwait’s Shuaiba Industrial Area.




Petrochemical Industries Company K.S.C. 42.5%
Dow 42.5%
Boubyan Petrochemical Company K.S.C. 9%
Al-Qurain Petrochemical Industries Company K.S.C. 6%

Headquarters Location:

Salmiya, Kuwait

Production Facility:

Shuaiba, Kuwait


Ethylene, Ethylene Glycol

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