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SWOT: Occidental Chemical Corporation

  • July 2017
  • 24 pages
  • ID: 344890
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Occidental Chemical Corporation - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review offers a exhaustive insight into the company's background, business strategy, business structure and operations. The study presents a comprehensive SWOT analysis with key elements such as the company's key competitors, key employees, main products and services.

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- Business overview - A comprehensive description of the company's operations and business divisions.

- Business strategy - GlobalData's summarization of the company's business strategy.

- SWOT study - A comprehensive analysis of the company's strenghts, weakness, possibilities and business risks.

- Company history - List of key events combined with the company.

- Main products and services - A lit of main products, services and brands of the company.

- Key players - A list of main competitors to the company.

- Main employees - A list of the main executives of the company.

- Executive biographies - A summary of the executives' employment history.

- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading main departments/functions.

- Significant locations and subsidiaries - A list of top locations and key partners (subsidiaries of the company), including contact details.

Key Findings

Occidental Chemical Corporation, a subsidiary of Occidental Petrochemical Corporation, is a chemical company. The company is a North American manufacturer of polyvinyl chloride resins, chlorine and caustic soda. Its product portfolio includes basic chemicals including chlorine and derivatives, alkali products and sodium chlorite; oxyvinyls including pvc, vinyl chloride monomer and catalyst products; INDSPEC including resorcinol, penacolite resins and sodium sulfate; and armand products including potassium carbonate and potassium bicarbonate. OxyChem manufactures products for the plastics, pharmaceuticals and water treatment chemicals. It has manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Canada (CA) and Latin America area. OxyChem is based in Dallas, Texas, the US.

Occidental Chemical Corporation Key Recent Developments

Feb 27,2017: OxyChem And Mexichem Announce Startup Of Their Joint Venture Ethylene Cracker In Ingleside, Texas

Apr 18,2016: Gov. Edwards And Occidental Chemical President Rob Peterson Announce $145 Million Expansion Of Geismar Facility

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