Wanhua Chemical’s main business segments consists of four parts: Polyurethane, Petro-Chemicals, Performance Solutions and Special Chemicals.
There are 关于 820 full-time researchers in Wanhua R&D and 3.5%-5% of the sales revenue is spend in research and development each year.
We have created our own HSE management system: “Area Safety Management” and “5 Universal Safety Principles,” each composing and HSE management system specialized to Wanhua.
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Wanhua is one of the most competitive MDI producers in the world and the largest TDI supplier in Europe.
At Wanhua, we fervently believe that talent is one of the most important strategic resource that can bring exceptional value to our company.
On Jan. 16, 2009, the ADI pilot plant was commissioned successfully and produced qualified HMDI 产品介绍s.
In Jul. 2009, the HDI pilot plant was commissioned successfully and produced qualified 产品介绍s. The 产品介绍s were sold to the overseas market and won praise from customers.
In Sep. 2009, according to revenue of 7.69 billion RMB in 2008, Wanhua was in 42nd place of top 500 chemical companies ranking.
In Oct. 2009, Wanhua’s MDI 产品介绍s were applied in the Beijing-Shanghai high-speed rail construction, the biggest investment and high-tech project and China’s first high-speed rail with world class.
In Nov. 2009, The National Engineering Center for Polyurethane, the only such center in the PU industry, was founded in Wanhua.
On Jun. 24, 2010, the 863 project passed appraisal review by the Ministry of Science and Technology.
On Jul. 9, 2010, the National Housing Industrialization Base, the 13th in China and the only one in wall insulation and decoration plate industry was set up in Wanhua .
In Sep. 2012, the 600 kt per year MDI industrialization project received national sci-tech achievements transformation prize.
On Dec. 23, 2010, the second phase project of Ningbo Industrial Park was commissioned. The success of the project enabled Wanhua to realize the integrated development of the upstream and downstream industrial chains and strengthened the comprehensive competitiveness of Wanhua.
In 2011, the fifth generation MDI manufacturing technology, gas phase phosgenation technology, was successfully applied in three MDI installations in Yantai and Ningbo, and the MDI capacity increased from 800 kt per year to 1240 kt per year, the energy consumption per unit was reduced by 30%, which represented that the new MDI manufacturing technology reached leading levels in the world in the aspect of scale, energy consumption and product quality.
In Apr. 2012, Wanhua Ningbo Industrial Park was elected to be National Recycling Economy Experimental Organization by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the first and the only industrial park in Zhejiang province that received the honor.
In Jul. 2012, the book “report on the development of China’s innovative company, 2011” edited by The Ministry of Science and Technology was published and Wanhua was in the third place of the “Top 100 Innovative Company in China.”
In Aug. 2012, the SAP pilot plant, which extended the acrylic acid industrial chain and enhanced the added value of the products, was commissioned successfully and produced qualified product.
On Sep. 23, 2012, the 2kt per year IPDA pilot plant was commissioned successfully and produced qualified products, representing that Wanhua has mastered the core technology of the IPDI industrial chain and became the only company in the world that owns three ADI products and the key raw materials for ADI manufacture.
In Nov. 2012, the fifth-phase TPU project was commissioned successfully and monthly capacity of TPU reached 2.8 kt.
On Sep. 17, 2013, Wanhua signed an agreement of the southwest production and service base project. The base is located in Chengdu and covers 200 acres. The investment on the Southwest base is 500 million RMB and is mainly to develop self-researched new material, such as advanced surface materials, modified MDI and TPU, etc.
On Nov. 19, 2013, Wanhua Ningbo Industrial Park passed the on-site appraisal of Level A National Safety standard.
On Nov. 30, 2013, the 20kt per year IPN pilot plant was commissioned successfully and produced qualified products, representing Wanhua’s full grasp of the industry chain of IP-IPN-IPDA-IPDI and becoming the second company in the world that has mastered the core technology of this industry chain.
On January 10, 2014, a delegation of officials from 14 central and eastern European countries in China visited Wanhua Ningbo Industrial Park.
On March 8, 2014, Wanhua Chemical held its grand awarding conference on technical innovation, and 2013 Technical Innovation Award went to the technical research on isophorone across the whole industrial chain.
On April 15, 2014, successful first-commissioning was achieved for HDI trimer thinning device, a symbol of successful remodeling of differentiated products for HDI derivatives, which will better meet various needs of customers.
In June of 2014, Wanhua Chemical (Yantai) Rongwei Polyurethane Co., Ltd was duly registered and established, which indicated a great leap forward of Wanhua in building the leadership in the rigid foam composite market in China as well as its endeavors to become a global top-class polyether manufacturer.
On June 25, 2014, Wanhua Yantai Industrial Park received a visit by the CPC and government delegation of Yunnan Province led by Qin Guangrong, Secretary of the CPC Yunnan Provincial Committee and Chairman of the Standing Committee of Yunnan Provincial People’s Congress, and Li Jiheng, Vice Secretary of the CPC Yunnan Provincial Committee and governor of Yunnan Province.
On October 16, 2014, Framework Agreement on LPG Strategic Cooperation was signed between SINOPEC Refining and Distribution Co., Ltd and Wanhua Chemical, defining the basic principles of supply cooperation in LPG, among others, in the coming three years.
On Nov 7, 2014, Wanhua Yantai Industrial Park saw the successful SOP for the whole line of MDI integration project at one go after relocation of the old plant, and output of qualified MDI products, with total annual MDI production capacity reaching 1.80 million tons, securing the first place across the world.
On Nov 29, 2014, Wanhua Chemical’s first innovation application contest “Sustainable Development and Innovation for the Future 2014” successfully concluded its final at the headquarters of Wanhua Chemical Yantai. This innovation application contest was hosted by Wanhua Chemical and co-sponsored by such China’s first-class universities as Nankai University, East China University of Sci-Tech and Dalian University of Technology.
On December 2, 2014, Wanhua Chemical was granted approval for its qualification of “Multi-National Corporation Centralized Operations of Foreign Exchange Funds”, thus becoming one of the first pioneer enterprises in Shandong Province.
On Dec 30, 2014, the thousand-ton pilot plant of HDI biuret achieved its first and successful test-run, breaking the long-upheld technological monopoly by foreign multinational companies. This has enabled Wanhua Chemical to become the first Chinese manufacturer that can make successful production of biuret!