DL Chemical, a shareholder of Polymirae, was established in 1979 and secured its leading position in the domestic petrochemical industry. DL Chemical is a global company with more than 40 years of experience in petrochemical plant operation and has its unique technologies.
DL Chemical produces PE, PB and EPO. In 1999, it founded Yeocheon NCC, a joint venture with Hanwha Petrochemical, to generate synergy. In 2000, it established Polymirae as a joint venture with LyondellBasell, a global petrochemical company.
DL Chemical is still continuing its growth. In 2020, DL Chemical entered the synthetic rubber industry by acquiring a Cariflex business and established DL F&C by dividing the film business.
LyondellBasell is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world’s largest producer of polymer compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2019, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune magazine’s list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies”.