OQ Chemicals Announces Sales Control for US Oxo Intermediates

HOUSTON--()--Effective immediately, due to recent increased demand and current shortages of supply for US Oxo Intermediate products produced at the Bay City, Texas, site, OQ Chemicals Corporation will be allocating global supply for all unfilled and future purchase orders among our contract customers for whom we have received forecasted demand and our internal demand until Q3 of 2021.

About OQ Chemicals

OQ Chemicals (formerly 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, flavours and fragrances, printing inks and plastics. OQ Chemicals employs more than 1,400 people worldwide and is part of OQ, an integrated energy company with roots in Oman. OQ emerged in 2019 upon the successful integration of nine legacy companies. Operating in 13 countries, OQ covers the entire value chain in the hydrocarbon sector from exploration and production through to marketing and distribution of its products. OQ sells its fuels and chemicals in over 60 countries worldwide. For more information about OQ Chemicals, visit chemicals.oq.com.

Contacts

Commercial contact
OQ Chemicals Corporation, 15375 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079, USA
Naoko Roth, Marketing US Oxo Intermediates
Phone: +1 346-378-7415, marketing@oq.com

Media contact
OQ Chemicals GmbH, Rheinpromenade 4a, 40789 Monheim am Rhein, Germany
Thorsten Ostermann, Communications and Press Relations
Phone: +49 (0)2173 9993-3009, sc.communications@oq.com

Release Summary

Due to increased demand and shortages of supply for US Oxo Intermediate products, OQ Chemicals Corporation will be allocating global supply.

Contacts

Commercial contact
OQ Chemicals Corporation, 15375 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079, USA
Naoko Roth, Marketing US Oxo Intermediates
Phone: +1 346-378-7415, marketing@oq.com

Media contact
OQ Chemicals GmbH, Rheinpromenade 4a, 40789 Monheim am Rhein, Germany
Thorsten Ostermann, Communications and Press Relations
Phone: +49 (0)2173 9993-3009, sc.communications@oq.com