Who we are



Qatofin Company Limited was established in 2005 and is a joint venture between Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO) Q.P.J.S.C. (63%), Total Petrochemicals France (36%) and Qatar Petroleum (1%).

Qatofin produces linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE), mainly for export, and has a production capacity of more than 570 kilo tonnes per annum (ktpa).

QAPCO is the operator of the Qatofin LLDPE plant. LLDPE is usually used for plastic bags and sheets, plastic wrap, stretch wrap, toys, covers, lids, pipes, buckets and containers, cable coverings and flexible tubing, among other applications.

Qatofin-PlantThe ethylene feedstock required for the LLDPE unit in Mesaieed is supplied from an ethylene cracker of 1.3 MTPA in Ras Laffan Industrial City through a 133 km pipeline. This cracker is owned by Ras Laffan Olefins Company (RLOC), which is a joint venture between Qatofin (45.7%), Q-Chem-II (53.3%) and Qatar Petroleum (1% ). The RLOC cracker was established in 2005, at the same time as Qatofin, and is managed and operated by Q-Chem II.


Qatofin Shareholders

Our Vision

Qatofin has a vision of becoming a growth oriented organization, as well as the globally preferred provider of LLDPE with a commitment to product excellence.

Our Mission

Our mission is to achieve optimum utilization of our resources in an environmentally friendly manner, resulting in a high quality and consistency of product as well as achieving excellence in customer service.

Our Strategic Goals
  1. Developing Ras Laffan as world scale basic chemicals site.

  2. Developing and diversifying Mesaieed as world scale Polymer site.

  3. Taking advantages of potential synergies and existing infrastructures.

  4. Improving flexibility by interconnection of Petrochemical sites.

  5. Reducing environment concerns.