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Tokyo-based news media The Chemical Daily, which specializes in the chemical and energy sector, recently interviewed Mr. Patrick Henry Go, president and CEO of JG Summit Petrochemicals Group, about the group’s expansion projects and future prospects.  Go shared the details of JGSPG’s ongoing expansion, in which the company poured in USD1.3 billion in investments. Go […]

Posted on Monday, 12 July 2021

JG Summit Petrochemical Corporation (JGSPC) and JG Summit Olefins Corporation (JGSOC) successfully migrated its Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Management System to ISO 45001 after an external audit was conducted in May 2021 by certifying body Certification International Philippines, Inc. (CIP). The ISO 45001:2018 published in 2018 by the International Organization for Standardization gives guidance […]

Posted on Thursday, 8 July 2021

JGSPG’s President & CEO on how the company transformed challenges into opportunities Digitalization was a lifeline that helped JG Summit Petrochemicals Group adapt to the challenges brought about by the pandemic. This was one of many key insights revealed by Patrick Henry Go, President and Chief Executive Officer of JGSPG, in his opening keynote address […]

Posted on Friday, 23 April 2021

Published in ICIS Chemical Business, Sept 5-11, 2016 Issue written by Pearl Bantillo Company president Patrick Go sees petrochemicals in the sweet spot, and says the time is ripe for a major expansion JG Summit Petrochemicals Group, the sole cracker operator in the Philippines, is pursuing a $500m-$600m expansion over the next three years as […]

Posted on Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Last November 2015, a new milestone was achieved when we were able to co-crack naphtha with liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), enhancing JGSOC flexibility with regard to feedstock selection. It was the first time that JGSOC received a VLGC ship (Very Large Gas Carrier) via the main existing jetty and discharged LPG into a newly converted […]

Posted on Tuesday, 9 February 2016