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March 25, 2015
Kuwait is anticipating its petrochemical revenues to drop 20% this year because of the slump in prices, but the country will not slow its investment projects, according to Asaad Al...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Kuwait-forecasts-lower-petchem-revenues-studies-for-new-projects-to-be-completed-end-of-year_68876.html
March 24, 2015
Polyethylene (PE) prices are likely to remain at healthy levels as a result of sustained demand according to Dow Chemical. Converters had refrained from restocking in the first months...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/NPE2015-Dow-says-2015-PE-prices-will-be-supported-by-supply-constraints-demand-to-remain-healthy_68857.html
March 24, 2015
“There is a lot of value in plastic often found in landfills, a value that is not getting captured [in the right way], because the plastics are either not being sorted the right...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/NPE2015-The-untapped-value-of-plastic-waste-civil-society-and-industry-approaches_68866.html
March 24, 2015
Yanbu Aramco Sinopec Refining Co. (Yasref; Yanbu, Saudi Arabia), in which Saudi Aramco holds 62.5% and Sinopec 37.5%, now in the commissioning process, is likely to be floated on the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Yasref-refinery-likely-to-be-floated-on-stock-exchange_68843.html
March 24, 2015
Saudi Arabian Mining Co. (Ma’aden) said today that its subsidiary Ma’aden Phosphate Co. (MPC) has halted operations at its cooling facility to carry out unscheduled...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Maaden-Phosphate-Co-halts-ammonia-production-for-plant-repairs_68840.html
March 23, 2015
Adama Agricultural Solutions, the leading global off-patent provider of crop protection solutions, today reported its financial results for full-year 2014 and the fourth quarter, ended...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Adama-reports-increased-sales-earnings-growth-rates-among-highest-in-the-pesticides-sector_68796.html
March 23, 2015
Advanced Petrochemical Co. said today that it has completed the scheduled maintenance of its propylene and polypropylene plants, which began on 1 March, and resumed operations at the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Advanced-completes-turnaround-at-Al-Jubail-plants_68817.html
March 23, 2015
Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) says that it is examining options to build a potassium nitrate production plant to increase its production of soluble fertilizers and food-grade...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/ICL-exploring-construction-of-production-plant-for-potassium-nitrate_68814.html
March 23, 2015
The president of Dangote Group (Lagos), Aliko Dangote, has announced that the company will increase its Lagos-based refinery project’s throughput to 650, 000 bbl/day, according...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Reports-Nigeria-raises-capacity-of-refinery-petchems-project_68809.html
March 22, 2015
Gulf Petrochemical Industries Co. (GPIC; Manama), a joint venture among National Oil & Gas Authority of Bahrain, Sabic, and Petrochemical Industries Co. (Kuwait City), today...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Gulf-Petrochemical-Industries-raises-profit-in-2014_68797.html
March 19, 2015
Gulf Petrochemical Industries Co. (GPIC; Manama), a joint venture among National Oil & Gas Authority of Bahrain, Sabic, and Petrochemical Industries Co. (Kuwait City), says it will...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/GPIC-plans-maintenance-of-entire-manufacturing-complex-in-Bahrain_68686.html
March 18, 2015
Israeli crop genomics firm Evogene (Rehovot, Israel) has announced a three-year collaboration agreement with a multinational food company to improve productivity of a key crop using...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Evogene-announces-collaboration-agreement-for-improved-crop-productivity_68668.html
March 17, 2015
Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Co. (Petro Rabigh), a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, said today that it has signed loan agreements totaling 19.38 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Petro-Rabigh-signs-loan-agreement-to-finance-expansion-details-timeline_68649.html
March 17, 2015
Petro Rabigh (Rabigh, Saudi Arabia), a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, announced today an amendment to its existing Water and Energy Conversion Agreement...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Petro-Rabigh-raises-supplies-from-utility-company-to-accommodate-expansion_68625.html
March 17, 2015
RPM says that its Rust-Oleum (Vernon Hills, IL) paints and coatings business has acquired Spraymate Group (Randvaal, South Africa), the producer of South Africa's leading aerosol paint...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/RPM-acquires-South-African-spray-paint-manufacturer_68621.html
March 16, 2015
Lupin Pharmaceuticals (Mumbai), India’s third-largest pharma company by sales, said today that it has agreed to acquire the 40% it does not already own in Pharma Dynamics (Cape...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Lupin-Pharmaceuticals-buys-leading-South-African-generics-player_68595.html
March 16, 2015
Frutarom Industries, a major player in the flavors & fine ingredients market, today reported a 22% rise in 2014 sales to $820 million with rapid growth in the emerging markets...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Frutarom-Industries-reports-record-results-sets-targets-for-2020_68599.html
March 15, 2015
Sadara, a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical, announced on Sunday that its non-executive board member Abulaziz Al Judaimi has submitted his resignation citing other...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sadara-appoints-new-non-executive-director_68568.html
March 12, 2015
Saudi Kayan, a Sabic affiliate, said today that it had to extend its steam cracker maintenance period by an additional 10 days after discovering a technical fault. The company...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Kayan-extends-maintenance-at-Jubail-halts-PE-production_68471.html
March 11, 2015
India has revived plans to build an ammonia-urea complex in Iran.  Hansraj Gangaram Ahir, junior chemicals and fertilizers minister told Lok Sabha, India’s lower house of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/India-revives-plans-for-ammonia-urea-joint-venture-in-Iran_68434.html
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