MEGlobal

MEGlobal is a world leader in the manufacture and marketing of merchant monoethylene glycol (MEG) and diethylene glycol (DEG), collectively known as ethylene glycol (EG). The company draws on more than 70 years of global experience and expertise in the development, manufacture, supply and marketing of these versatile chemicals. MEGlobal’s nameplate capacity is approximately 1.2 million metric tons of MEG, and the JV has the ability to market roughly 2.7 million metric tons of MEG. MEGlobal serves customers around the world and has production facilities in Fort Saskatchewan and Prentiss, Alberta, Canada. MEG is used as a raw material in the manufacture of polyester fibers (clothing and other textiles), polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resins, antifreeze formulations and other industrial products.

Formed: 2004
Ownership: Petrochemical Industries Company K.S.C. 50%
Dow 50%
Headquarters Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Production Facilities: 3 manufacturing facilities in Canada, Germany and Italy
Products: Monethylene glycol (MEG), diethylene glycol (DEG), polyethylene terephthalate resins (PET)
Product Applications: EG is used as a raw material in the manufacture of polyester fibers, polyethylene terephthalate resins (PET), antifreeze formulations and other industrial products.

For more information, visit the MEGlobal Web site.