Global Chemical Processing Coverage

The chemical industry is diverse, covering more than 1,000 individual commodities, each with their own unique set of process needs. Our comprehensive coverage of the chemical industry allows you to evaluate the installed base of plants and units globally by commodity, sector or geography while also keeping track of relevant market trends that influence future capital and maintenance investments.

Our range of products and solutions enable our end-users to analyze and track the size, shape and location of plant and asset ownerships and their capital and maintenance spending, pinpoint current and prevailing technology demand requirements, and analyze plant and asset ownerships. All of which is updated daily.
Chemical Database Platform Elements
  • Attributes

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Active Projects 24,730
    • Total Active Project Spend $2.23 Trillion
    • Third-Party Contractor Awards 6,576
    • Active Project Contacts 78,500

    Olefins Market

    • Commissioned Units 2,232
    • Pre-Commissioned Units 834
    • Future Unit Maintenance Events 1,833
    • Weekly Ethylene Outlook Report

    Plant LTSAs

    • Total LTSA Agreements 1,715
    • Maintenance LTSAs 818
    • Capital Project LTSAs 356
    • Preferred Contractor Profiles 525


    • Commissioned Plants 23,908
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 99,384
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 5,116
    • Key Account Profiles 24,492

    Unit & Equipment Assets

    • Commissioned Units 13,539
    • Pre-Commissioned Units 5,279
    • Commodities Tracked Globally 77
    • Equipment Profiles [Boilers & Turbines] 5,461

    Unit Maintenance Events

    • Future Unit Maintenance Events 2,373
    • Over 2,000 Event Alert updates annually 2,395
  • Capital & Maintenance Projects
    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    Our team of industry experts diligently tracks and monitors capital and maintenance projects globally to provide a comprehensive picture of where investments, large and small, are planned, ongoing and proposed.

    Each of the projects identified and reported by Industrial Info includes key elements to help our clients monitor and pursue the project. These details include at a minimum:

    • Total Investment Value (TIV)
    • Project Owner Contacts
    • Contractor & Vendor Contacts
    • Project Scope
    • Technology & Equipment Requirements
    • Project Capacity
    • Environmental Requirements
    • Project Schedule Milestones, including Approval & Bidding Dates
    • Construction Kick-off
    • Project Completion

  • Unit Maintenance Events
    Unit Maintenance Events

    Industrial Info's team of industry researchers actively monitor planned, unplanned, ongoing and future maintenance events for 15 different chemicals.

    • Ethylene
    • Polypropylene
    • Ethylene Oxide
    • Propylene Oxide
    • Methanol
    • Ammonia
    • Propylene Glycol
    • Propylene
    • Polystyrene
    • Ethylene Dichloride
    • Polyethylene
    • Ethylene Glycol
    • Cumene
    • Ethylbenzene
    • MTBE

    Each maintenance event is tracked with precise details of when the unit will come offline, the cause of the downtime if unplanned and when the unit will restart normal operations. Alerts via email and subscriber tools are available for each event, providing our clients with up-to-date progress of the maintenance event, including schedule changes or other details. These are delivered for each event as changes are verified and confirmed.

  • Plants

    Industrial Info is tracking chemical plants globally, providing the operational status, products produced and functional management contacts for each location.

    Every plant profile includes:

    • Plant Owner & Parent Company Information
    • Functional Management Contacts with Email & Phone
    • Latitude & Longitude Coordinates
    • Personnel Count
    • Operational Labor Preference
    • Physical & Mailing Addresses
    • Plant Startup & Closure Date
    • List of Products Produced at Each Location
  • Unit & Equipment Assets
    Unit & Equipment Assets

    Globally, Industrial Info is tracking the producers of 77 different chemicals, with profiles for each individual production unit producing these commodities. Each profile includes key details about the unit including:

    • Operational Status of the Unit
    • Installed or Planned Project Capacity
    • Technology Provider (When Available)
    • Ownership Details

    Major equipment profiles for steam boilers and power generation are available globally with details that include:

    Power Generation

    • Original Installation Date
    • Nameplate Capacity
    • Current Capacity
    • Model Number

    Steam Boilers

    • Boiler Size
    • Fuel Type
    • Boiler Manufacturer
  • Olefins Market
    Olefins Market

    Timely updates on the operational status for every olefin unit globally. Keep track of planned turnarounds and unplanned capacity disruptions for producers of:

    • Ethylene
    • Propylene
    • Polyethylene
    • Ethylbenzene
    • Ethylene Dichloride
    • Ethylene Glycol
    • Ethylene Oxide
    • Polypropylene
    • Polystyrene
    • Propylene Glycol
    • Propylene Oxide
    • Cumene

    A weekly report summarizes total offline ethylene capacity by world region, with a narrative of key market updates written by our industry experts. This report also includes an analytical summary of planned and unplanned capacity along with moving averages and a complete listing of all ongoing and future turnaround events in an easy-to-read .pdf format.

  • Long-Term Service Agreement
    Long-Term Service Agreement

    Industrial Info identifies who has an on-site agreement for engineering and maintenance services at thousands of chemical plants globally. Each Long-Term Service Agreement (LTSA) profile provides:

    • Type of Agreement (Capital or Maintenance)
    • Contracted Length of Agreement
    • Key Contact Responsible for Managing the Relationship
    • Expiration Date of the LTSA
    • Specifically What Craft or Trade is Contracted
    • On-Site Contractor Personnel Count

  • Platform Solutions
    Platform Solutions

    Industrial Info offers intelligent and easy-to-use web-based tools to access our market intelligence data.

    • PECWeb Dashboard - Utilize search queries, saved searches, email alerts and interactive widgets to track the best available information on plants, projects and units.
    • PECWeb My Data - Track and get updates on your targeted opportunities using IIR's CRM-like features.
    • Key Account Locator (KAL) - Geospatially search for and identify key assets by Owner or Parent Company.
    • Geolocator - Create density heat maps, radius searches and visualize opportunities in a geospatial environment.
    • Disaster Impact Tracker - Monitor natural disaster events around the globe and their impact on industrial plants and units.
    • Market Analytics Dashboard - Using IIR project spending factors, track and understand the market at a 30,000 foot view and drill down to the 1 foot project detail.

Segments We Cover

Petrochemicals, Industrial Organic Chemical Producers

Producers of olefins, alcohols, ethylene, and ethylene-based chemicals such as ethylene oxide/ethylene glycol, propylene, methanol and related products.

Industrial Inorganic Chemicals (Specialty Chemicals)

Major companies engaged in the production of acids, compounds (sodium, phosphate, etc) activated carbon, chemical catalyst, peroxides, and similiar chemicals.

Agricultural Chemical Industry

Bulk liquid and solid (granular, powder) agricultural products producres including fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, and intermediates such as urea, ammonia, nitric acid, & ammonium nitrate.


Producers of caustic soda, soda ash (not produced at mines), chlorine (compressed or liquefied), and carbonates (potassium and sodium).


Manufactures of pigments and titanium dioxide. Products include ferric oxide pigments, inorganic pigments, iron oxides, and paint pigments.

Industrial Gases

Manufacturers of hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, argon, and other industrial gases.


Manufacturers of man-made non-cellulosic, fibers, such as fluorocarbon fibers, elastomeric fibers, acrylonitrile fibers, nylon fibers, polyester fibers, and similiar commodities.

Producers of Other Chemicals

Producers of a variety of chemicals, including explosives, surfactants, inks, dyes, detergents, glues, lubricants, paints & coatings, solvents, fire retardents, chemical preparations, and the compounding of purchased plastics.

Plastics, Rubbers, and Resin Manufacturers

The manufacturing of synthetic resins, plastic materials (polyethylene, polypropylene and similiar commodities), nonvulcanizable elastomers, & synthetic rubber by polymerization or copolymerization.


Manufacturers of surface active agents, emulsifiers, finishing agents, wetting agents and similiar chemicals.

Platform Solutions

Intelligent, easy-to-use tools for accessing, delivering and making the best use of our dynamically updated industrial intelligence.

Geospatial Solutions PECWeb Dashboard Market Analytics Dashboard Infographic Brochure


Industrial Info's Chemical Processing Analytics Products help supplement our online platform and give our clients a long-term view of where spending is expected to be and its major trends or drivers.

Weekly Ethylene Outlook 2024 Global Industrial Forecast Chemical 5-Year Forecast View Entire Product Catalog


Insight and perspectives on the Chemical Processing market provided by industry veterans.

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