Sumgait Chemical Industrial Park

About SCIP

Facts and figures:

Total site area

168 ha

Ownership

Public property

Location

31 km from the capital city of Baku and proximity to Baku-Rostov (Russia) highway

Infrastructure

Points of connection to utilities will be provided by "plug and play" system

Expected new workplaces

5 000 - 7 000

 

Main purposes:

  • Establishing industrial production based on innovative and high technology;
  • Promote and support entrepreneurship by providing incentives and privileges;
  • Ensure stable development of chemical industry;
  • Opening industry-related new workplaces;
  • New opportunities for implementation of Greenfield projects.

 

General layout:

 

 

Social zone: 

 

 

 

Key benefits for investors:

 

Feedstock for chemical industry in the near future:

 

        year/tonne    
  Materials  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
1 Ethylene 102 000 113 000 145 000 165 000 165 000
2 Propylen 88 000 100 000 180 000 200 000 200 000
3 Polyethylen (LLDPE) 99 000 110 000 140 000 160 000 160 000
4 Polypropylene
150 000 150 000 150 000 150 000
5 BBF 28 000 30 000 36 000 42 000 42 000
6 Pure isopropyl alcohol 15 000 18 000 20 000 22 000 22 000
7 Propylene-oxide 8 000 10 000 10 000 10 000 10 000
8 Propylene glycol 7 000 7 000 8 000 8 000 8 000
9 Tar of light pyrolysis 56 000 60 000 72 000 80 000 80 000
10 Tar of heavy pyrolysis 11 800 12 800 14 500 15 200 15 200
11  Urea     600 000 600 000 600 000
12 Propane 17 000 21 600 35 000 42 000 42 000

 

Research and development, trainings:

  • Vocational school on site specialized in the field of chemistry, mechatronics and construction;
  • A specific laboratory on site supplied with a modern equipment;
  • Skilled scientific personal, full range of analytical services, laboratories, strong R&D network, on-site tests;
  • 7 different workshops will serve for R&D and studies;
  • Already existing local universities specialized in the field of chemistry.

 

Investor support services:

Information supply

  • Handling investment inquiries;
  • Sectoral investment opportunities;
  • Investment projects.

Logistics support

  • Fact-finding missions to Azerbaijan (visa facilitation, accommodation, booking and transportation);
  • Site visits;
  • Meetings with local authorities and private institutions.

Support in getting established

  • One-stop-shop;
  • Support in receipt of technical conditions, permits, licenses;
  • Work permits;
  • Consultings;
  • Environmental monitoring;
  • Trainings.

 

Incentives and government support:

Tax holidays for 7 years:

  • Corporate income tax;
  • Property tax;
  • Land tax;
  • VAT on imported equipments.

The expansion of incentives portfolio is under consideration.  

 

Chemical products used in following industries are priority for investments:

  • Packaging industry;
  • Building and construction industry;
  • Automotive industry;
  • Electrical and electronics industry;
  • Agricultural industry.

For more information: www.scip.az