Here comes the Middle East wave!

Chang, Joseph
December 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;12/3/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 21, p2
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the activities of the petrochemical and plastics industries in the Middle East from 2008 to 2012. The $20 billion project of Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical Co. in Ras Tanura, Saudi Arabia, which incorporates about 30 petrochemical plants, is expected to be completed in 2012. In early 2008, Jam Petrochemical Co. will start their long-delayed cracker project in Iran, while Equate Petrochemical Co. will start its Olefins II project in Kuwait in late 2008.


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