Coal Tar Refining Company (CTR) has established in 1997 with 100,000 MT annual production capacity. The company’s operations focus in refining and distillation of Coal Tar in order to producing valuable chemical derivatives. CTR is the greatest Coal Tar Refining Company in Middle East and the most modern technology is applied by our refinery.


CTR produces valuable products such as:

–  Coal Tar Pitch which is used as electrode binders for the production of anodes for aluminum smelting process and also in refractory units,

–  Coal Tar Oils which are mainly used in the production of carbon black feedstock,

– Naphthalene is a valuable feedstock in chemical industries which is used for the production of Sulphonated Naphthalene Formaldehyde (SNF) as concrete superplasticizer, Phethalic Anhydride, β-Naphthol, moth repellents, J-Acid, H-Acid and others.

– Coal Tar Enamel (CTE) which is used as coating for underground water & gas pipelines,

– Sulphonated Naphthalene Formaldehyde (SNF) which is used as concrete superplasticizer in building industries.