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|Headquarters||Seoul, South Korea|
GS Caltex was founded in May 1967 as the first private oil company in Korea. GS Caltex provides more than one-third of Korea’s oil needs and exports over 50% of its products.
- Refining Facilities : GS Caltex has crude oil refining facilities with a capacity of 775,000 barrels per day (123,200 m3/d).
- Kero-Diesel Hydrodesulfurization Facilities : GS Caltex desulfurizes 272,000 barrels (43,200 m3) of kerosene and diesel each day.
- Petroleum : GS Caltex has a daily production capacity of 775,000 BPSD and more than 50% of total output is exported.
- Petrochemicals : GS Caltex constructed a polypropylene plant in 1988. That was followed by expansion into the aromatics business in 1990. Currently, GS Caltex manufactures basic petrochemicals.
- Base Oil & Lubricants : In November 2007, GS Caltex began base oil production with a capacity of 16,000 BPSD. As of 2011, its production capacity reached 26,000 BPSD;GS Caltex exports more than 70% of its total base oil production. GS Caltex produces 9,000 BPSD of lubricants per day and 8,000 MTA of grease products a year.