CAIRO- July 24, 2023
The Egyptian Propylene & Polypropylene Company (“EPP”) announced today that it is planning for a two day scheduled maintenance during August. EPP will continue supplying its contractual obligations.
EPP continues supplying its global and local customers with its world class products and services utilizing its full capacity of 350.000 MT of Polypropylene, whilst continuing its commitment to the highest safety, operational excellence and environmental standards.
CAIRO- February 15, 2023
The Egyptian Propylene & Polypropylene Company (EPP), the leading Polypropylene manufacturer in Egypt and North Africa announced today the continuation of its partnership with Atalant through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) focusing on Spain and Portugal.
Under the terms of the MOU, Atalant will distribute EPP’s world class Polypropylene grades in the Spanish and Portuguese markets.
CAIRO- January 17, 2023
The Egyptian Propylene & Polypropylene Company (EPP) announced today that its plant is back on stream since January 15th after having completed its scheduled turnaround enabling the company to continue supplying its global and local customers with its world class products and services utilizing its full capacity of 350.000 MT of Polypropylene, whilst continuing its commitment to the highest safety, operational excellence and environmental standards.
CAIRO – September 15, 2022
Due to global unfavorable industry conditions, Egyptian Propylene & Polypropylene (EPP) elected to shutdown starting September 16, 2022 expected to last for two weeks. Prior to the shutdown, EPP ensured that All strategic customers have been supplied with their monthly requirements.
It is worth noting that EPP will undergo its regular three year maintenance throughout December 2022 a continuous commitment by EPP to highest industry operational standards.
EPP is the largest manufacturer of Propylene and Polypropylene in North Africa with an annual capacity of 350.000 MT of Polypropylene Homopolymer grades.
CAIRO – December 15, 2021
The Egyptian Propylene PolyPropylene Company (" today announced studying a potential new capacity expansion with Samsung to reach annually 650 000 MT of different grades of Polypropylene Homopolymer and Copolymer grades to serve both local and international markets.
CAIRO – August 30, 2021
The Egyptian Propylene & PolyPropylene Company ("EPP") today announced the success of its first acquisition of Propylene. The intended cargo which will be supplied during the 1st Half of September will contribute to "EPP" maximizing its capacity utilization and materialize its growth across both domestic and export markets.
"Today marks a significant milestone in our capabilities and operations," said Taher El Ashry, Chief Executive Officer, EPP. "We are excited to complete this transaction which will further enhance our capacity utilization especially with the increased demand for our world-class products across the globe, especially with us securing this cargo for our own consumption."
Egyptian Propylene & Polypropylene (EPP) is Egypt's and North Africa's largest and only integrated producer. Established in 2005 and committed to providing the Egyptian and global markets with world-class polypropylene products and services with a production capacity of 350,000 MT of PolyPropylene using LyondellBasell’s leading Spheripol Technology.
14 January 2021
The Egyptian Propylene & Polypropylene Company (EPP), the largest Polypropylene manufacturer in Egypt and North Africa and a leading producer of Polypropylene Fibre / Film / Raffia and Non-Woven grades announces the brand name Egypelene® for its product range. The brand name was created through an internal competition engaging its over 750 employees.
Congratulations to our winners Haitham Mohamed, Ahmed Amer and Mohamed Gabr
30 November 2020
EPP has successfully completed its first "Mr. Mohamed Farid Khamis Innovation Day" with Oriental Weavers Group in commemoration of our late founder and industrialist's passion for Innovation & Success.
24 June 2020
The Egyptian Propylene and Polypropylene Company (EPP), the leading Polypropylene manufacturer in Egypt and North Africa has announced expanding its portfolio by launching a non-woven grade used in a wide range of end-use products such as hygiene products, baby diapers, medical products, masks, surgical caps and disposable surgical gowns. The launch of the non-woven grade came in support for the increased market demand both locally and internationally.
In addition to the non-woven grade, EPP continues supplying its customers with Fiber, BOPP Film and Rafia grades.