Sinopec Joins Global Fight Against COVID-19, Shipping Over 10,000 Tonnes of Disinfectant

General Press Releases Wednesday March 25, 2020 15:55
BEIJING--25 Mar--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

As the world battles the COVID-19 pandemic, Sinopec Corp (HKG: 0386), China's leading energy and chemical company, has shown support and solidarity to the international community by supplying 10,256 tonnes of much-needed bleaching powder to countries grappling with an outbreak. To date, Sinopec Jianghan Salt & Chemical Complex has shipped bleaching powder to more than ten affected countries, including Italy, France, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand and Vietnam.

With the global pandemic spreading, demand for disinfectants—an essential product for epidemic prevention and control—is skyrocketing. Based in Hubei, China, Sinopec Jianghan Salt & Chemical Complex has overcome vast hurdles to help protect the world during these unprecedented times. Despite having a limited workforce, logistical restrictions and pressing domestic needs, Sinopec Jianghan Salt & Chemical Complex is working tirelessly to rise above these challenges and meet global demand for disinfectant.

The largest manufacturer of bleaching powder in Asia, Sinopec Jianghan Salt & Chemical Complex holds over 30% of the global market share and has a strong reputation in the market. Every year, the company exports products to over 80 countries and regions, including Europe, America, Australia and Russia. With ten bleaching powder production plants, annual production capacity of Sinopec Jianghan Salt & Chemical Complex is designed to reach up to 54,000 tonnes. Sinopec Jianghan Salt & Chemical Complex's plants are currently operating at full capacity, and the company has adjusted operations and production loads to meet the sharp increase in demand. At present, bleaching powder products from Sinopec Jianghan Salt & Chemical Complex have a best-in-class production yield rate of 100% and a premium production quality rate of 90%.

About Sinopec Corp.

Sinopec Corp. is one of the largest integrated energy and chemical companies in China. Its principal operations include the exploration, production, transportation and sale of petroleum and natural gas, petrochemical and coal chemical products, synthetic fiber, fertilizer and other chemical products, as well as other commodities and technologies. In addition, Sinopec is engaged in the research, development and application of energy technologies. With a corporate mission of "fueling beautiful life," Sinopec pursues strategies of value-orientation, innovation-driven development, integrated resource allocation, open cooperation and green and low-carbon growth to build a world-leading energy and chemical company.

Logo - https://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20190814/2551581-1LOGO

Latest Press Release

Carrier Becomes Independent, Publicly Traded Company, Begins Trading on New York Stock Exchange

Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE: CARR) today debuted as an independent, publicly traded company after successfully completing its separation from United Technologies. Shares of Carrier, a global leader in creating building and refrigeration solutions...

Photo Release: Heritage Thailand Foundation hands supplies to encourage northern fire-fighting team against Chiang Mai fire crisis

Heritage Thailand Foundation under Heritage Group, Thailand's leading premium natural food and beverage producer, led by Suriya Moonsri (center), National Sales Director of Heritage Group and Heritage employees prepare Heritage’s food and beverage...

Unilever Thailand Makes 40 Million Baht Donation to Hospital Heroes against Covid

Unilever Thailand is donating 1 million essential items consisting of 100,000 Vaseline hand sanitizers, 200,000 Comfort and Seventh Generation detergents and 700,000 Knorr Jok and Cup Pastas. The donation is entirely focused on supporting the doctors,...

BANPU SUPPORTS THAMMASAT UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL PROVIDING THB 10.5 MILLION TO BUILD AND IMPROVE NEGATIVE PRESSURE ROOMS AND PROVIDE VENTILATOR MACHINES

Banpu Public Company Limited takes part in empowering Thailand amid COVID-19 crisis by offering its support to the medical institution and medical personnel through a donation of THB 10.5 million given to Thammasat University Hospital, one of the leading...

Venture Global LNG Announces Successful String Test of Calcasieu Pass Liquefaction Equipment

Venture Global LNG, Inc. is pleased to announce the successful string test of the first Venture Global Calcasieu Pass mixed refrigerant compression system at Baker Hughes' testing facility in Massa, Italy. The string test proves the engineering,...

Related Topics