Global Top 50 Chemical Companies

This table shows the top 50 chemical companies from 2018. This list is based on the publication of C&EN and is used for determining the price for the Consortium membership.

Position 2018 Position 2017

Company

UNIFAC Consortium Member?
1 2 DowDuPont Yes
2 1 BASF Yes
3 3 Sinopec -
4 4 Sabic Yes
5 5 Ineos -
6 6 Formosa Plastics -
7 7 ExxonMobil Chemical Yes
8 8 LyondellBasell Industries -
9 9 Mitsubishi Chemical Yes
10 11 LG Chem -
11 12 Reliance Industries -
12 PetroChina -
13 10 Air Liquide Yes
14 14 Toray Industries -
15 15 Evonik Industries Yes
16 16 Covestro Yes
17 27 Bayer Yes
18 18 Sumitomo Chemical -
19 20 Braskem -
20 19 Lotte Chemical -
21 24 Linde plc Yes
22 21 Shin-Etsu Chemical -
23 23 Mitsui Chemicals Yes
24 22 Solvay Yes
25 26 Yara -
26 33 Chevron Phillips Chemical -
27 28 DSM Yes
28 35 Indorama -
29 29 Asahi Kasei -
30 30 Arkema -
31 32 Syngenta -
32 31 Eastman Chemical Yes
33 34 Borealis -
34 36 SK Innovation -
35 45 Mosaic -
36 37 Huntsman Yes
37 41 Wanhua Chemical -
38 43 PTT Global Chemical -
39 39 Ecolab -
40 38 Air Products & Chemicals -
41 40 Westlake Chemical -
42 25 Lanxess Yes
43 Nutrien -
44 Umicore -
45 42 Sasol Yes
46 44 Tosoh -
47 Johnson Matthey -
48 46 DIC -
49 47 Hanwha Chemical -
50 Celanese -