bio-MEGEthylene glycol produced from renewable resources
bio-ethanolEthanol produced from renewable resources
biomassBiological material such as plants or agricultural waste, to be used as feedstock for production of sustainable PET raw materials
bio-PETPET produced from sustainable raw materials
MEGMonoethylene glycol (also referred to as “elthylene glycol”), used in the production of PET resin, polyester fiber and film, and other industrial uses
PTAPurified terephthalic acid, used in the production of PET resin, polyester fiber and film and other industrial uses
PXParaxylene, extracted as a by-product in the production of gasoline, used in the production of PTA.
The world’s largest resin-processing plant is expected to be fully operational by mid-2017, creating up to 250 permanent jobs and manufacturing over a million tons of PET resin a year at Port Corpus Christi.


Valmet and Biochemtex collaborate in developing technology for lignin derived biochemical .
Valmet and Biochemtex will start to cooperate in the field of conversion of lignin into biochemicals.

M&G Chemicals plans to increase the capacity of its Corpus Christi facility.
Opening in the second half of 2016