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Formosa Plastics Corporation Company Profile
Formosa Plastics Corporation ranks among the world's foremost plastics companies. The flagship of the Formosa Plastics Group, it is one of Taiwan's top petrochemical companies and the world's No. 2 producer of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resins (after Japan's Shin-Etsu Chemical Co.). In addition to producing PVC, it makes several other plastic products: acrylic acid, polyolefins like LDPE and HDPE, caustic soda, chlorine, calcium carbonates, and hydrochloric acid. Subsidiaries include Formosa Plastics Corporation, U.S.A., which produces PVC in the US, as well as basic chemicals. Other members of the Formosa Plastics Group include Formosa Chemicals & Fiber Corp., Formosa Petrochemical, and Nan Ya Plastics.
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Contact Information
Address: 201 Tung Hwa North Rd.
Taipei, Taiwan
Phone:+886-2-2712-2211
Fax:+886-2-2717-5287
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Revenue (2013):7175.80 M
Revenue Growth (1 yr):6.10%
Employees (2012):6,784
Employee Growth (1 yr):14.50%
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