About us

Established in 1990 with Technology from EdeleanuGmbh, Cetex Petrochemicals Ltd is ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, BS OHSAS 18001:2007 Certified Organization. Cetex is the only manufacturer of Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) and Secondary Butyl Alcohol (SBA) in South East Asia. Cetex has expanded rapidly in the last 10 years to include a diverse portfolio of products such as Pharma intermediates, Aroma chemicals, Fuel additives and Treatment chemicals.

Plant has capacity to Produce 10,000 TPA of MEK and 10,000 TPA of SBA.

Our major products find versatile applications in the manufacture of paints, printing inks, adhesives, coatings, aroma chemicals, and specialty intermediates in Pharma industries and lube additives.

Situated in Petrochemicals Zone in Manali, the Industrial area of Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Cetex is close to Chennai & Ennore ports with distinct competitive advantage of efficient logistics.

Our raw material is received through pipeline from Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (CPCL), Govt of India undertaking - an integrated petrochemical refinery complex located 2km from our facility.

With new projects being planned and expansion programs undertaken for enhancing the production capacity, Cetex is poised to meet the growing demand for MEK and SBA in both domestic and International market.

Cetex produces and markets fine chemical products for the Flavors and Fragrances industry. Cetex develops and markets Fuel additives, Specialty Chemicals and Solvents.