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- Production, Cost, and Input Substitution in the Mexican Petroleum Industry. TRUETT, DALE B.; TRUETT, LILA J. // North American Journal of Economics & Finance;1998, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p67
Focuses on a study which estimated transcendental logarithmic cost functions for the extraction, refining and derivatives, and petrochemicals industries, to investigate the existence of economies of scale in the Mexican petroleum industry. Examination of the elasticities of demand for inputes...
- Sabic okay despite Asian crisis. // Chemical Market Reporter;06/08/98, Vol. 253 Issue 23, p3
Reports on Saudi Basic Industries Corp.'s chemical production for the first five months of 1998.
- Sabic sharpens its market focus. Young, Ian // Chemical Week;1/21/1998, Vol. 160 Issue 3, p50
Provides information about Saudi Basic Industries Corp.(Sabic). Goal of the company; Forecasted production of the company at Al Jubail, Persian Gulf and the Red Sea; Fundamental part of Sabic's market oriented strategy; Net income generated by the company in 1996; Sabic's projects.
- Sabic's Move Into Europe Could Trigger More Market Concentration. Milmo, Sean // Chemical Market Reporter;4/15/2002, Vol. 261 Issue 15, p6
Reports on the effects of the entry of Saudi Basic Industries Corp. into the European chemical market. Acquisition of the petrochemicals operations of DSM; Advantages of the company over its competitors; Concerns of operators on the bulk polymer sector.
- Emulating the Sabic phenomenon. Cooper, John; Hindley, Angus // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;7/5/1996, Vol. 40 Issue 27, p2
Analyzes the status of the petrochemical industry in the United Arab Emirates, since its opening to private and foreign investment in 1994. Success of the Saudi Basic Industries Corp. in the market; Transition of the country's first private projects in the industry; Joint ventures in the...
- Mixed messages from Saudi firms. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/21/2011, Vol. 55 Issue 42, p7
The article focuses on several issues related to the petrochemicals sector in Saudi Arabia including the profit of the Saudi Basic Industries Corp. (Sabic) worth 2.1billion dollars in the third quarter of 2011 and the delay in the development of Dammam 7 project worth 1billion dollars.
- Less inspired by size, more market aware. Trevelyan, Robert // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/24/1998, Vol. 42 Issue 17, p12
Presents information pertaining to the petrochemical industry in the Middle East, with emphasis on Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic). Reference to the economic crisis in east Asia; Goal of the Sabic for increasing production capacity; Plans of Saudi Methanol Company to construct a...
- Sabic's third wave set to engulf rivals. Trevelyan, Robert // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/3/1997, Vol. 41 Issue 40, p2
Focuses on Saudi Basic Industries Corp.'s (Sabic) growing dominance of the world petrochemicals market. Projected worldwide capacity utilization of ethylene; Reasons for Sabic's competitiveness in the petrochemicals market; Sabic's strategies for growth; Foreigners' criticisms of the...
- Moving further along the value chain. Trevelyan, Robert // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/23/1999, Vol. 43 Issue 16, p10
Cites the factors affecting the financial performance and growth of Saudi Basic Industries Corp. (Sabic) in 1998. Coincidence of low petrochemicals prices and low oil prices; Several structural weaknesses; Focus of Sabic's production on basic petrochemicals rather than polymers where more value...