TITLE

Gas shortages in Gulf continue…

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/5/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 56, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the gas shortages in the Gulf region. A report by Saudi Arabia-based investment firm Arab Petroleum Investments Corp. said that there was evidence that good quality, low-cost ethane is in short supply. The author states that gas shortages are expected to push prices higher in the future across the Gulf.
ACCESSION #
24455757

 

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