CAPCO was founded in 1976
as a joint venture to produce the Purified Terephthalic Acid (PTA). PTA is the raw material for manufacturing polyester fiber and chips with a wide range of applications in our daily lives. At present, CAPCO's capital reaches NT$7.072 billion, 61% of the stocks held by BP (process technology developer) while the rest of 39% held by Taiwan CPC.
CAPCO's Taichung plant located at the West Terminal of Taichung Harbor in Wu Chi Town, Taichung City of central Taiwan. It has a total land area of 30 hectares and 760-thousand-ton annual production capacity.
Persisting on the company's management principles of "Quality, Integrity, and People", CAPCO regularly provides training courses for the employees, establishes its own core technology, and improves the quality of product and services. CAPCO runs its businesses not only by following the principle of integrity, but also respects local cultures and puts forth a great effort towards safety, and environmental protection. CAPCO aims to be a safe, reliable, compliant and high performance PTA producer in Taiwan. In addition, CAPCO has actively pursued to be a preferred supplier for merchant PTA customers in Taiwan.