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Petkim

Petkim Petrokimya Holding A.Ş.
Type Anonim şirket
Traded as BİST: PETKM
Industry Petrochemical
Founded 1965
Founders TPAO
Headquarters Aliağa, İzmir
Area served Worldwide
Key people Vagıf Aliyev (Chairman)[1]
Sadettin Korkut (General Manager)[2]
Products Ethylene, thermoplastics, PVC, PP, Masterbatches, benzene, toluene, VCM, aromatics
Revenue Increase 3,891 billion (2011)[3]
Operating income Increase 162 million (2011)[3]
Net income Increase 102 million (2011)[3]
Total assets Increase 2,671 billion (2011)[3]
Total equity Increase 1,702 billion (2011)[3]
Owners SOCAR (%81,5) [4]
Employees 2,586[3]
Website www.petkim.com.tr

Petkim (Turkish: Petkim Petrokimya Holding A.Ş.) is the leading petrochemical company of Turkey. Founded on April 3, 1965, the main plant complex is located in Yarımca, Izmit. From 1985 on a second complex has been constructed in Aliağa, İzmir.[5]

Specializing in petrochemical manufacturing, the company produces ethylene, polyethylene, polyvinyl chloride, polypropylene and other chemical building blocks for use in the manufacture of plastics, textiles, and other consumer and industrial products. The company has 14 manufacturing plants supplying a significant portion of petrochemicals used in Turkey. The company also exports products to the United States, and countries in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.[6]

Petkim is listed on the Istanbul Stock Exchange.

References

  1. ^ "Board of Directors". Petkim Petrokimya Holding A.Ş. Retrieved 2012-06-28. 
  2. ^ "Executives". Petkim PetroKimya Holding A.Ş. Retrieved 2012-06-28. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f "ANNUAL REPORT 2011" (PDF). Petkim Petrokimya Holding A.Ş. Retrieved 2012-06-28. 
  4. ^ "Shareholder Structure". Petkim PetroKimya Holding A.Ş. Retrieved 2012-06-29. 
  5. ^ Company website (English)
  6. ^ hoovers.com (English)

External links

  • Petkim Aliağa Port
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