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Ineos Chlor, a sister company of Ineos Group (entry No 10), is one of Europe’s largest producers of chlorine and caustic soda and other chlorine-based chemicals. It also produces sulphur chemicals and is a key player in electrochemical technology. The company’s sales reached £373m in 2003. Ineos Chlor was formed in 2001 when Ineos acquired ICI’s Chlor-chemicals division. ICI retains a 15% stake in the company.

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Company details
Year2004
Rank93
CompanyIneos Chlor
ActivityChlorine chemicals maker
LocationCheshire
Sales £m*373
Profit £m*10
Year endDec 03
Principal shareholdersManagement (85%), ICI (15%)
Staff1,765
Founded2001
Websitewww.ineoschlor.com

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