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AKPC at a glance

Geographical Location:

The Amir Kabir Petrochemical Company is located in a land with an area of 55 hectares in Bandar Imam in south of the Petrochemical Economic Special Zone and on site 4 in the northwest of Bandar Imam Petrochemical Company.

Date of Commencing the Project Implementation: 1998

Date of Official Opening: Spring, 2005

Executive Achievements of the Plan:

·         Manufacturing more than 95% of fixed devices in Iran while saving about $ 70 million and employment of about 8 million person-hour indirectly and 22 million person-hour directly.

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·         Saving investment compared to global investment about 20 to 30 percent.

·         More than 163 Kilometers of pile driving have been performed in the site.

·         For the first time, furnaces of olefin Plant have been constructed in Iran.

·         The first reactor for the conversion of acetylene of olefin Plant is manufactured in Iran.

·         The first heavy polyethylene Plant reactors are manufactured in Iran.

·         Utilization of public resources for rail investment with the supply of shares through underwriting contract.

·         100% cooperation of private sector in polypropylene unit.

·         Performing detailed engineering of all Plants by Iranian consultants.

·         Installation and construction of all Plants by Iranian contractors.

·         Engineering and implementation management by domestic forces.

·         Production and installation of two-walled reservoir of ethylene by Iranian contractors

Ownership: Navid Zarchimi Petrochemical Company 20%, Bank Refah Kargaran 51.75%, Pension fund investment of the country 10.85%, Saderfar 10.19%, other shareholders 7.25% (the company is listed in Iran Fara Bourse Company).

Capital: 3,600,000,000

Received Standard Licenses: ISO 9001- EFQM ISO 29001- ISO 14001- OHSAS 18001- ISO 5001/2012

Main applications of the products: High density polyethylene is used in a variety of grades: pipe making, cable, various plastic bags and barrels for transporting chemicals and food; linear low density polyethylene in a variety of grades: in the manufacture of packaging bags, film, coatings of water and sewage pots, containers of oil, milk and juice, barrels for chemicals; low density polyethylene chemicals in various grades: in making cable coatings, all kinds of small packaging, producing hard films, general use in producing different butadiene films: use in the manufacture of synthetic rubber and other resistant polymers.


Amir Kabir Petrochemical Company has been following the international ISO standards in the world and has received the following certificates in order to adapt its products to international standards:

·         Quality Management System according to standard ISO 9001: 2015

·         Quality Management System according to standard of Oil, Gas and Petrochemical ISO/TS29001:2010

·         Environmental Management System ISO 14001: 2015

·         Occupational safety and health management according to standard OHSAS 18001: 2007

·         Energy Management System according to standard ISO 50001: 2011

·         Integrated HSE Management HSE-MS

·         PE 100 Certificate for High Density  polyethylene product from BODYCOTE


  REACH Certificate in compliance with European standards for Butane 1 and Ethylene products from the CHEMSERVICE company