BP's chemical business is focussed on aromatics and acetyls, producing and marketing PX, PTA, acetic acid, acetic anhydride and derivatives primarliy in the US, Europe and Asia. In Germany and China, BP also produces and markets olefins and derivatives.
- Focus : Manufacturer
- Employees: 10,001+
- Industry : Chemistry
News about BP
30-Jun-2020 | business & finance
bp agrees to sell its petrochemicals business to INEOS
$5 billion deal for bp’s global aromatics, acetyls and related businesses
02-Jan-2020 | business & finance
ALPLA joins cross-industry consortium for chemical recycling
Innovative technology enables circularity for difficult-to-recycle PET plastic waste
16-Apr-2019 | science
Industrial consortium on the way to green kerosene
Industrial-scale power-to-liquid plant planned
16-Apr-2019 | business & finance
BP, Nouryon and Port of Rotterdam partner on green hydrogen study
BP, Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals), and the Port of Rotterdam have joined forces to explore the opportunity of making ‘green hydrogen’ ...
08-Jan-2015 | business & finance
Jacobs Receives Contract from BP in Belgium
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced that it received a contract from BP Chembel N.V. for basic and detailed engineering services to upgrade its ...
08-Aug-2012 | science
BP Pledges $100 Million to UK-Led Universities to Create Industry-Changing Materials
BP is to establish a $100 million international research centre, known as the BP International Centre for Advanced Materials, or BP-ICAM. This centre will ...
13-Dec-2011 | people
BP Board Appointment
The board of BP p.l.c. announced that Andrew Shilston will join the Board as a non-executive director with effect from 1st January 2012. Andrew Shilston ...