An Egyptian joint stock company subject to the provisions of Law No. 159 of 1981 and listed on the Egyptian Stock Exchange. The company aims to produce all kinds of chemicals to meet local needs and export the surplus abroad. The company's authorized capital is 400 million pounds, while the issued and paid-up capital is 292.5 million pounds, divided into 73.125 million shares. The nominal value of the share is 4 Egyptian pounds. The Holding Company for Chemical Industries owns 53.18%.