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Westlake makes chemical and plastic products, which in turn make life better for people every day. We are a quality manufacturer and dependable global supplier of petrochemicals, plastics and building products. Our mission is to serve our clients by enhancing daily life through the products and services we provide.


Core Business: Olefins & Vinyls

Production Capacity: Approx. 17 billion lbs/yr

Founded: 1986 by Mr. T.T. Chao

Public Company (2004): NYSE: WLK

Revenues (2013): $3.8 billion

Employees: Approx. 3,600

Headquarters: Houston, TX

Operating Sites:
USA (15); China (1); Canada (1); Germany (5); United Kingdom (1)

Product Lines:
Olefins: Ethylene, Polyethylene, Styrene, Epolene, and Propylene

Vinyls: Caustic, VCM, PVC suspension and specialty resins, and PVC building products including pipe and specialty components, windows, fence and decking