Call for better workers

Kovac, Matt
December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 46, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Middle East petrochemical sector is being urged to raise standards among local workers to ensure that the region boosts its industry. At a conference in Saudi Arabia, Michael Gambrell, Dow executive vice president for basic plastics and chemicals, said that the region should not base its prowess on natural resources alone. Companies such as Dow and Borouge have made calls for the region to diversify immediately into end-use petrochemical products that can be shipped directly to consumer markets.


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