Westlake Chemical Co

WLK
Delayed Nyse - 04/06 10:10:00 pm
39.04USD
+11.16%
Business Summary
Basic Materials
Chemicals
 Chemicals
  Commodity Chemicals
   Commodity Chemicals - NEC
Westlake Chemical Corporation is a global manufacturer and marketer of basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers and building products. The Company's products include a range of chemicals, which are fundamental to various consumer and industrial markets, including flexible and rigid packaging, automotive products, coatings, water treatment, refrigerants, residential and commercial construction, as well as other durable and non-durable goods. Its segments include Olefins and Vinyls. It manufactures ethylene (through Westlake Chemical OpCo LP (OpCo)), polyethylene, styrene and associated co-products at its manufacturing facility in Lake Charles and polyethylene at its Longview facility. The Company's products in its Vinyls segment include polyvinyl chloride (PVC), vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), ethylene dichloride (EDC), chlor-alkali (chlorine and caustic soda) and chlorinated derivative products and, through OpCo, ethylene. It also manufactures and sells building products fabricated from PVC.

Number of employees : 9 430 people.
Sales per Businesses
20182019
USD
(in Million)
%USD
(in Million)
%
Vinyls 6,61676.6% 6,33678%
Olefins 2,01923.4% 1,78222%
Sales per Regions
20182019
USD
(in Million)
%USD
(in Million)
%
United States 6,11470.8% 5,53068.1%
Other 1,01011.7% 1,15914.3%
Canada 649.007.5% 573.007.1%
Germany 500.005.8% 478.005.9%
China 155.001.8% 175.002.2%
Italy 105.001.2% 119.001.5%
Taiwan 102.001.2% 84.001%
Managers
Name Title
Albert Yuan Chao President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
James Yuan Chao Chairman
Mark Steven Bender Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Senior VP
Max L. Lukens Independent Director
Dorothy C. Jenkins Director
Michael J. Graff Independent Director
R. Bruce Northcutt Independent Director
Marius A. Haas Independent Director
David Tsung-Hung Chao Director
Jeffrey W. Sheets Independent Director
Shareholders
Name Equities %
TTWF LP 93,565,554 72.9%
The Vanguard Group, Inc. 4,722,529 3.68%
Victory Capital Management, Inc.(Investment Management) 3,412,413 2.66%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. (Investment Management) 3,409,609 2.66%
AllianceBernstein LP 3,015,365 2.35%
Fidelity Management & Research Co. 2,722,293 2.12%
Select Equity Group LP 2,361,112 1.84%
Maverick Capital Ltd. 2,312,723 1.80%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP 1,560,309 1.22%
Third Point LLC 1,400,000 1.09%
Company contact information
Westlake Chemical Corp.
2801 Post Oak Boulevard
Suite 600
Houston, TX 77056-6136

Phone : +1.713.960.9111
Web : http://www.westlake.com
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