Oman Oil and Orpic Group Presents at Chinaplas for the First Time with state-of-the-art material solutions for China Back to News Page

Oman Oil and Orpic Group, an integrated energy company delivering sustainability and business excellence, provide fuels, chemicals, aromatics and polymers to the world. The Group will be presenting sustainable and innovative solutions that address global challenges at CHINAPLAS 2019, the 33rd International Exhibition on Plastics and Rubber Industries taking place on 21-24 May in Guangzhou. This is the very first time the company makes its presence at the event and they are located at Hall 10.3, Booth No. C25 to showcase their most recent innovations in polypropylene.

Oman Oil and Orpic Group is Oman’s largest company and they are one of the most rapidly growing businesses in the Middle East oil industry. Its Polymer Marketing division was established in 2017 to supply innovative polypropylene solutions to markets and customers in more than 60 countries. Talal Al-Awfi, the Chief Commercial Officer emphasizes that Oman Oil and Orpic Group’s inaugural presence at Chinaplas is a demonstration of “commitment to build on current and future technologies based on the needs of the customers in China. Backed by over 10 years of experience in polyolefins, Oman Oil and Orpic Group provide sustainable and value creating plastics solutions for various applications that address global challenges such as climate change, food protection, healthcare and waste management.”

Launching at Oman Oil and Orpic Group’s booth at Chinaplas 2019 are two new homo-PP grades, part of the most recent additions to their product portfolio. HP1102LC (high tenacity raffia) and HP5101LC (high tenacity fiber) have narrow molecular weight architecture, which will impart superior mechanical strength as well as improved elongation. HP1102LC is expected to give high tenacity raffia tape product for FIBC applications. Customers will have the added option to produce regular raffia product at lower denier on high speed tape lines. HP5101LC on the other hand, is specifically designed to produce high tenacity fibers for demanding application like geo-membranes. Oman Oil and Orpic Group will showcase a broad range of innovative material solutions that meet present demands in fiber & filaments, Infrastructure & Construction, healthcare, compounding, flexible packaging, as well as rigid packaging.

Gilles Rochas, Polymer Marketing General Manager, looks forward to welcome customers, “Oman Oil and Orpic Group’s Polymer Marketing division is honored to participate in this year’s Chinaplas. China is one of the most important markets for polymers. Our team is keen to provide customized solutions that are inspired by customers’ needs. We are excited to demonstrate our latest products and solutions that support China’s economic prosperity, innovation, sustainability and vitality which were highlighted in various key strategies by the Chinese government including the 13th Five-Year Plan.”

Oman Oil and Orpic Group newly opened its China office in Shanghai. The local office will focus in bringing Polymer Marketing services closer to the customers in China. Oman Oil and Orpic Group Polymer Marketing is expanding the Polypropylene offering with random and block co-polymers and will be adding HDPE and LLDPE product range to its product portfolio to offer innovative solutions.