Chemanol (Methanol Chemicals Company)

HQ address

P.O. Box 2101,
Road 251 crossing 198,
Second Industrial Area,
Al Jubail Industrial City 2101,
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Tel: + 966 13 343 8208

Key contact names

Saadat Ahmed

Annual turnover for 2015

SR732 million (US$195 million)

Employee numbers

Total employed: 476

Key production facilities location

Section P, Block 5, Lot No. 4 & 6, Tareeq 198, Secondary Industries Park, Jubail Industrial City

Brief company profile

Established in 1989, Saudi Formaldehyde Chemicals Company was the first private sector petrochemicals company in the GCC and is now known as “the factory of Methanol Chemicals Company”.

It is listed on Tadawul (the Saudi Stock Exchange) with a paid-up capital of SR1.2 billion. In the last 27 years, Chemanol has expanded from two products to 11 products, which are available in 26 different grades and exported to 50-plus countries.

Chemanol has one of the most integrated facilities in the world and the biggest plant in the Middle East/Africa region with total production capacity of 1m tons/year of methanol, formaldehyde and derivatives. Its R&D has helped to cater to customers’ specific requirements and has made Chemanol the leader in the specialty chemicals market, a position achieved with the help of its 500+ strong team of professionals.

Main products manufactured

  • Aqueous formaldehyde solution
  • Urea formaldehyde concentrate
  • Dimethyl formamide (DMF)
  • Sulphonated naphthalene formaldehyde (SNF-liquid/power)
  • Hexamine
  • Paraformaldehyde
  • Pentaerythritol
  • Sodium formate
  • Urea/melamine formaldehyde (UF/MF) resin
  • Methylamines
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