WESTLAKE
Tokuyama Corporation
Olin Brass, Beryllium Copper Div.
KANEKA CORPORATION
AGC Chemicals

5 Vinyl Chloride Manufacturers in 2024

This section provides an overview for vinyl chloride as well as their applications and principles. Also, please take a look at the list of 5 vinyl chloride manufacturers and their company rankings. Here are the top-ranked vinyl chloride companies as of May, 2024: 1.WESTLAKE, 2.AGC Chemicals, 3.KANEKA CORPORATION.

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List of 5 Vinyl Chloride Manufacturers

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    • WESTLAKE
      • United States of America Address: 2801 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 600 Houston, Texas, United States of America

      Manufacturer Overview

      Westlake Corporation, founded in 1986 with headquarters in the USA, is a global manufacturer of polymers and petrochemicals for the nutrition, healthcare, consumer lifestyle, building, and construction industries. The company's core products include ethylene, styrene, PVC, vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), ethylene dichloride (EDC), and vinyl resins that meet OSHA standards. Westlake Corporation has diversified into two segments: performance and essential materials and housing and infrastructure products. Housing products include pipes, fittings, roofing, architectural stone, and outdoor living products used in residential and commercial construction.

    • Olin Brass, Beryllium Copper Div.
      • United States of America Address: 190 Carondelet Plaza, Suite 1530, Clayton, Missouri, United States of America

      Company Overview

      Olin Brass, Beryllium Copper Div. is based in Clayton, Missouri, USA, and is a manufacturer and copper-fabricated products established in 1933 as a division of Olin Corporation. The company’s products include high precision foils for use in battery electrodes or flexible circuits, rolled strips for construction or ammunition manufacturing, and high frequency tubes for use in microwave devices or coaxial cables. It also offers coating solutions, antimicrobial copper alloys, and custom fabricated products by customer specifications. The company mainly serves clients in building, construction, and munitions manufacturing operations.

    • Tokuyama Corporation
      • Japan Address: FRONT PLACE AKIHABARA, 7-5,,Sotokanda 1-chome,Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan

      Manufacturer Overview

      Tokuyama Corporation, headquartered in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, and founded in 1918 is a manufacturer of Soda ash and methylene chloride. Soda ash is a fundamental raw material, with applications spanning the glass and detergent industries. Beyond this, it produces quality baking soda for food additives and calcium chloride. The diverse product portfolio includes multiple sections including chemicals, cement, electronic materials, environmental business, and life science. The products catalog includes silicon, microporous films, ion exchange membranes, Chlor, and alkali among others.

    • KANEKA CORPORATION

      Manufacturer Overview

      Kaneka Corporation, founded in 1949 and headquartered in Minato-ku, Japan, is a manufacturer and supplier specializing in material, quality of life, health care, and nutrition solutions. The company offers an extensive service portfolio including performance polymer solutions vehicles, foam and residential tech, performance fibers solutions, pharma and supplemental nutrition solutions, and foods and agris solutions among others. These offerings cater to various industries, serving as tougheners for thermosetting resins, providing transparent curable resins with heat and light resistance, offering photovoltaic power generation systems for public and industrial installations, and supplying affinity chromatography resin for monoclonal antibody purification, among other applications.

    • AGC Chemicals

      Manufacturer Overview

      AGC Chemicals, which started in 1917 in soda ash production, now has facilities worldwide and is a manufacturer of chemicals that has expanded into chlor-alkali, urethane, gas and solvents, fluorochemicals, and life science. The company's core products include fluoroelastomers, ETFE resins and films, PTFE micro powders, melt-processable compounds, fine silica products, and agrochemical intermediates and ingredients. AGC Chemicals products are used in paint and coatings manufacturing, textiles, architectural facades, chemical processing, and personal care products. The company can customize chemical formulations per customer requirements.

Vinyl Chloride Manufacturer Ranking

*Including some distributors, etc.

Ranking as of May 2024

Derivation Method
Rank Company Click Share
1 WESTLAKE
44.4%
2 AGC Chemicals
28.7%
3 KANEKA CORPORATION
18.1%
4 Tokuyama Corporation
5.6%
5 Olin Brass, Beryllium Copper Div.
3.2%

Derivation Method

The ranking is calculated based on the click share within the vinyl chloride page as of May 2024. Click share is defined as the total number of clicks for all companies during the period divided by the number of clicks for each company.

Number of Employees

  1. Tokuyama Corporation: 5,909
  2. KANEKA CORPORATION: 11

Newly Established Company

  1. WESTLAKE: 1986 (38 years ago)
  2. KANEKA CORPORATION: 1949 (75 years ago)
  3. AGC Chemicals: 1907 (117 years ago)

Company with a History

  1. Olin Brass, Beryllium Copper Div.: 1892 (132 years ago)
  2. AGC Chemicals: 1907 (117 years ago)
  3. KANEKA CORPORATION: 1949 (75 years ago)

Vinyl Chloride Manufacturers in United States

*Including some distributors, etc.

Global Distribution of Vinyl Chloride Manufacturers by Country

*Including some distributors, etc.

Country Number of Companies Share (%)
United States of America United States of America 2 66.7%
Japan Japan 1 33.3%

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