VGR’s valued partners have been instrumental in the region’s economic development progress since the organization’s establishment over 55 years ago. Today, VGR is supported by over 100 companies and organizations representing all industries. Learn more about each individual partners below.=== Become a Partners
AdvanSix’s Hopewell facility is one of the world’s largest single-site producers of caprolactam, the primary feedstock in the production of nylon polymer used in carpet fibers, plastics and films. Hopewell is a global leader in the development and production of ammonium sulfate fertilizers, which AdvanSix sells for both crop and turf applications under the Sulf-N® brand.
The plant also produces a wide range of chemical intermediates, including Nadone® cyclohexanone, Naxol® cyclohexanol, sulfuric acid, specialty oximes, ammonia and carbon dioxide.
The Hopewell facility employs more than 750 highly-skilled workers and is one of Virginia’s largest exporters.