About us CMFC History
  • 2009

    Petrochemical plant of Kaohsiung - to expand production capacity of high purity EO.

  • 2005

    Fitch Rating Ltd. Have upgraded the CMFC's scale of credit rating to BBB(twn), and the revision outlook is stable.

  • 2004

    Fitch Rating Ltd. Has assigned CMFC the credit rating to BBB-(twn), and the revision outlook is stable.

  • 2004

    CMFC had carried a out cash capital increase for planning to build a new MEG plant, the capacity is 400,000MT/annum.

  • 2001

    According to the business benefit consideration, the Toufen plant stopped production.

  • 2000

    A New investment Nan-Chung Petrochemical corp. was on stream. Capacity: MEG 300,000MTS/year, invested by CMFC and Nan-Ya plastic each has equal shares of 50%. In the same year, CMFC has completed the second expansion of the poly-esterification plant.

  • 1998

    CMFC has another cash capital increment to invest in the Nan-Chung Petrochemical corp. and Nan Ya plastic corp. to produce petrochemical products.

  • 1997

    We started up both the polyester plant and the Cogeneration plant.

  • 1996

    CMFC has purchased the technology from Teijin Limited corp. of Japan and built the 330 kta polyesterification plant in Dashe township. At the same time, we have built the 4.17 gw of the co-gen plant to provide the electricity power for the entire plant complex.

  • 1996

    The petrochemical plant of Kaohsiung gained ISO 9002 certification.

  • 1994

    In July, we Constructed another chemical plant to produce nonylphenol at Tashe industry park and provided one of the material to produce the nonionic surfactant for the PAECC plant.

  • 1994

    The nonyphenol has started up and granted the technology of UHDE from Germany.

  • 1993

    We have applied the increment of capital to construct the 120 kta polyesterification plant.

  • 1992

    We had a join venture project with Hong Jew chemical corp. as well as the Shan Fong contractor to built the commercial business tower.

  • 1990

    We had applied the increment of capital up to five billion NT dollars to built the 25 kta nonyphenol plant and another 12 billion NT dollars of the 41.7 GW co-gen plant in lieu to diversity the business risk.

  • 1984

    The EO plant was started up and processed in March.

  • 1982

    CMFC was in cooperated with Japan Asia corp. to built the Pan Asia Chemical Corp. The major product is the EOD and was on line production in 1984.

  • 1980

    We had received over 85% of the equipment from Mitsubishi to produce EO.

  • 1980

    The air separation unit machinery equipments supplied by American HRI Corporation were transported to Kaohsiung Plant.

  • 1979

    Right adjacent to the EG plant, we planed to built a capacity of 40,000 tons per year ethylene oxide (EO) plant.

  • 1977

    We had remodified the #2 cellophane machine included the synctronized motor, the flume type tank, the stainless steel cluster roll, the steam water heating roll with tension controller and the width control roll.

  • 1976

    Rebuild #1 Cellophane machine.

  • 1976

    On 27th of May, we started up the EG plant and produced the quality EG for the polyester fiber industry.

  • 1974

    In cooperated with American Olin to plan to produce cellophane.

  • 1973

    In December, The first ethylene glycol (EG) plant was constructed at Dashe industrial park of Kaoshung. The designed capacity of this EG plant was 50,000 tons per year.

  • 1971

    In order to improve quality of the cellophane with the gain in yield, cooperates with Japanese Mr. Watanabe, replacement viscous bubble trimming machine.

  • 1970

    We had installed six spinning machine as well as one set of cellophane equipment.

  • 1967

    Increases 10 spinning machines.

  • 1967

    By providing the equipment of the Hwalon division , we cooperated with the Teijin corporation of Japan to form a joined venture company Hwalon. This new Hwalon company was not a subsidiary company of CMFC. It was a separated self-running company.

  • 1966

    Increases 6 spinning machines.

  • 1965

    Increases 6 spinning machines.

  • 1963

    We invested a new company, the Union Nylon Corporation. This factory produced various denied of nylon filaments.

  • 1962

    We had in cooperated with American Chemtex to equip one set of spinning machine at our cellophane plant site. The original machine has a low spinning speed of 100m/m with a daily production rate of 5 tons only. The machine had to reduce to 70 m/m due to the control problem.

  • 1961

    Increases 2 spinning machines.

  • 1960

    To fulfill the demand of the domestic and international market, we manu- factured a variety of cellophane products.

  • 1957

    The first rayon filament was on line production. The technology is from American Wanco with a daily production rate of 4 ton per day in a total of 22 spinning machines.

  • 1957

    On 28th of April, the Toufen plant geared in the production of rayon filament and rayon staple filament and rayon staple fibers. This Made us the first manufacture of the man-made fiber in Taiwan.

  • 1955

    The first man-made fiber plant was built in Toufen, Mouli.

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