DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In reaction to the current demand in the global market and in preparation of the upcoming debottlenecking of Oxea’s 1,3-Butylene Glycol unit at Bishop, Texas effective immediately Oxea will implement a 100% sales control on 1,3-Butylene Glycol until further notice. The sales control will be based on the average monthly consumption over the last six months or as allowed by contract.
Oxea is a global manufacturer of oxo intermediates and oxo derivatives, such as alcohols, polyols, carboxylic acids, specialty esters, and amines. These products are used for the production of high-quality coatings, lubricants, cosmetics and pharmaceutical products, flavorings and fragrances, printing inks and plastics. Oxea employs more than 1,400 people worldwide. Oxea is owned by Oman Oil Company S.A.O.C. For more information about Oxea, visit www.oxea-chemicals.com
About Oman Oil Company
Oman Oil Company S.A.O.C. (OOC) is a commercial company wholly owned by the Government of Oman. It was established in 1996 to pursue investment opportunities in the wider energy sector both inside and outside Oman. The Company plays an important role in the Sultanate's efforts to diversify the economy and to promote domestic and foreign investments.