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April 17, 2015
National Petrochemical Company (NPC; Tehran) expects to start up a second 1 million m.t./year ethylene plant at the Kavian petrochemical complex in Assaluyeh, Iran, by September, according to a local news report....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/iran/NPC-aims-to-start-up-second-Kavian-cracker-by-September-report_69582.html
April 17, 2015
Yanbu National Petrochemical Co. (Yansab; Yanbu, Saudi Arabia), a Sabic affiliate, said on Thursday that its manufacturing complex at Yanbu will undergo maintenance starting Friday...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Yansab-starts-lengthy-maintenance-shutdown_69545.html
April 16, 2015
More Saudi firms today announced their first-quarter results. Sahara Petrochemical Co. reported first-quarter net loss of 49.5 million Saudi riyals ($13.2 million) compared...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sahara-Advanced-and-Maaden-report-first-quarter-results_69478.html
April 16, 2015
Saudi Kayan, a Sabic affiliate, today reported a large loss for the first quarter of this year. Net loss reached 591.64 million Saudi riyals ($157.7 million). This compares with a net...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Saudi-Kayan-reports-large-first-quarter-losses_69465.html
April 15, 2015
Flotek Industries (Houston) and Solazyme (South San Francisco) say that they have entered into agreements to globally commercialize Flocapso, an innovative, advanced drilling fluid...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Flotek-and-Solazyme-sign-deal-to-develop-and-market-drilling-fluid-technologies-and-expand-marketing-of-Encapso-in-Mideast_69464.html
April 15, 2015
Yousef Abdullah Al Benyan, who was appointed as Sabic’s CEO elect on 15 February and who is expected to be confirmed as CEO, has made several organizational changes, CW has...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sabics-new-CEO-makes-personnel-business-unit-changes-Update_69435.html
April 14, 2015
Petro Rabigh shareholders have approved Abdulaziz Al Qudaimi as a nonexecutive board member and chairman until the end of the current term. Al Qudaimi replaces Khalid Al Buainain, who...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Petro-Rabigh-appoints-new-chairman_69408.html
April 14, 2015
Saudi Arabian Fertilizer Co. (Safco), a Sabic affiliate, today reported a decline in first quarter profits. Net profit was down 30.01% to 590 million Saudi riyals ($157.3 million)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Safco-reports-decline-in-first-quarter-profits_69409.html
April 13, 2015
A. Schulman says it will establish a new masterbatch production facility near Istanbul, with capacity for 40 million pounds/year of additive, white and breathable masterbatches for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/A-Schulman-to-produce-masterbatches-in-Turkey_69269.html
April 13, 2015
Yanbu National Petrochemical Co. (Yansab; Yanbu, Saudi Arabia), a Sabic affiliate, today announced a major drop in profits for the first three months of the year. Net profit plummeted...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Yansab-reports-large-drop-in-first-quarter-profits_69370.html
April 13, 2015
Nama Chemicals (Al Jubail), a producer of chlor-alkalis and epoxy resins, says it has accepted the resignation of CEO Fahad Al Otaibi, effective the end of April, and has approved...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Nama-Chemicals-CEO-steps-down_69360.html
April 13, 2015
The board of Rabigh Refining and Petrochemicals (Petro Rabigh), a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, today said that it will recommend to the company’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Petro-Rabigh-in-large-rights-issue-Saudi-regulator-lifts-suspension-on-trading-in-company-shares-Update_69353.html
April 9, 2015
IMCD (Rotterdam), a distributor of specialty chemicals, and DuPont have extended their enzyme solutions partnership in the home-care and industrial and institutional (I&I) markets...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/IMCD-and-DuPont-extend-enzyme-partnership-across-Africa-and-Europe_69297.html
April 6, 2015
Iran is keen to assist foreign companies to invest in the country’s oil and petrochemicals sectors once the final nuclear deal is clinched between Iran and P 5+1 group of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Iran-likely-to-attract-investors-when-nuclear-deal-is-clinched_69234.html
April 6, 2015
Advanced Petrochemical Co. today reported net profit of 90 million Saudi riyals ($24.0 million) in the quarter ended 31 March, down 34.5% on the year-earlier quarter. Advanced, a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Advanced-Petrochemical-reports-lower-first-quarter-profits_69155.html
April 1, 2015
Egyptian Ethylene and Derivatives Co. (Ethydco) plans to commission its $1.9 billion petrochemical complex at Alexandria by the end of this year, according to Sherif Ismail...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/egypt/Egypt-to-commission-petchem-complex-end-of-this-year_68798.html
April 1, 2015
Addar has awarded a $35-million contract to Nuberg Engineering (Noida, India) to build a specialty chemical plant in Saudi Arabia, the company says. It will be Saudi Arabia's first...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/saudi_arabia/Saudi-firm-awards-$35-million-contract-to-Nuberg-for-specialty-chemical-plant_68956.html
April 1, 2015
Saudi Arabian Mining Co. (Ma’aden) said today that it has restarted its ammonia plant at Ras Al Khair, Saudi Arabia. The plant, operated by Ma’aden Phosphate Co. (MPC), had...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Maaden-restarts-ammonia-plant_69088.html
March 31, 2015
National Industrialization Co. (Tasnee) said today that Saudi Butanol Co., a three-way partnership between Saudi Kayan, a Sabic affiliate, Sadara, a jv among Saudi Aramco and Dow...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Saudi-Butanol-to-start-up-complex-in-third-quarter_69051.html
March 31, 2015
Methanol Chemical Co. (Chemanol) said today that its para-formaldehyde plant, which suffered a fire in December, is being prepared for startup following repairs. Chemanol says that...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Chemanol-readying-to-restart-para-formaldehyde-plant_69049.html
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