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Axens provides solutions for the conversion of oil and biomass to cleaner fuels, production & purification of major petrochemical intermediates and gas.


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Axens is a leading provider of technologies, catalysts, and services for the production of clean fuels and the conversion of hydrocarbon resources. The company is headquartered in Rueil-Malmaison, France. Founded in 2001, Axens is the result of a merger between IFP (Institut Français du Pétrole) and Axens.

IFP, founded in 1944, was a renowned scientific and technical center for hydrocarbons, energy, and environment. Axens, on the other hand, was established in 1984 and focused on the licensing of technologies for the refining, petrochemical, and gas processing industries. Axens offers a wide range of products and services to optimize and improve the refining, petrochemical, and gas processing industries.

This includes catalysts, adsorbents, equipment for the production of clean fuels, and technologies for the conversion of hydrocarbon resources. The company operates on a global scale with more than 3,500 catalysts and adsorbents installed worldwide. It has a presence in over 90 countries and serves customers in the oil and gas industry, including major oil companies, national oil companies, and independent refiners.

Axens has several noteworthy subsidiaries, joint ventures, and partnerships. It is a subsidiary of IFP Energies Nouvelles, a French public research organization. Additionally, Axens has joint ventures with leading companies such as Chevron and EURECAT.

In terms of market position, Axens is a key player in the global market. It has a strong presence in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The company has achieved significant global sales and has established itself as a trusted partner in the industry.

Axens has constantly evolved and adapted its strategy to meet the changing needs of the market. In recent years, the company has focused on developing technologies and solutions for cleaner fuel production and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. This strategic shift has resulted in the development of innovative products and services that have fueled the company's growth.

As of the latest available information, Axens continues to be at the forefront of the industry, providing cutting-edge technologies and expertise to its customers. The company remains committed to sustainability and innovation as it continues to drive the industry forward


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