Integrated Fuels and Chemical Production Facility in Kakinada, India
Aemetis owns and operates a 50 million gallon per year integrated fuels and chemical production facility in Kakinada, India. The facility is connected via pipeline to the deep-water port of Kakinada and is licensed to sell chemicals and fuels in the domestic India market and into the international market.
Our Kakinada, India facility operates three refining units: biodiesel, glycerin, and edible oil. Biodiesel, produced from renewable non-edible natural oils, is sold as a transportation fuel and also as a chemical in the textile market. Glycerin has multiple applications as a specialty chemical in the paint, textile, cosmetic, and medical industries. Edible Oils are sold into the Indian food market, mainly to industrial bakers and olien refiners.