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July 26, 2011
Dow Chemical says plans to build a manufacturing facility in Saudi Arabia to produce reverse osmosis membranes for water desalination and re-use for potable, non-potable, and...
July 26, 2011
Dow Chemical and Saudi Aramco have confirmed CW’s exclusive report that they are going ahead with the formation of a previously announced joint venture, to be known as Sadara...
July 20, 2011
National Industrialization Co., (Tasnee) reported a 54% increase in second quarter net income to SR594.2 million ($159.1 million) on the year-earlier figure but the result was flat...
July 19, 2011
Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical, partners in a previously announced multibillion-dollar, equally owned petrochemicals joint venture in Saudi Arabia are expected to announce the go-ahead for the project “real soon,” one source tells CW. The announcement for the jv, likely to require an investment of $18 billion-$20 billion, could be made within the next few weeks. The complex will comprise more than 30 manufacturing units, half of which are expected to be online in the third quarter of 2015. “This is the largest, single petchem development ever done,” one industry expert says....
July 19, 2011

Sabic's second quarter net income rose 61% to SR8.1 billion ($2.16 billion) over the same period of last year and was up 5% on the first quarter of this year when net income reached SR7.69 billion. The company beat Reuters’ consensus estimates of SR7.1 billion for the quarter.  Gross operating profit in the second quarter was 39% higher year-on-year at SR16.49 billion while operating income was 45% higher at SR13.28 billion.


July 18, 2011
Sahara Petrochemical Co., says its Jubail, Saudi Arabia based Al Waha, joint venture, had to take its entire complex offline on Saturday July 16, due to a technical fault in the...
July 16, 2011
Saudi International Petrochemical Co., (Sipchem; Al Khobar) has announced a near doubling in net profit for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Net profit in the quarter rose 88.6%...
July 13, 2011
Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Company (Petro Rabigh; Rabigh, Saudi Arabia) has delayed until the end of this month the re-commissioning of one of the main units within the...
July 12, 2011
Saudi Kayan (Jubail, Saudi Arabia) reported a net loss of SR16.01 million ($4.3 million) in the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. This compares with a net loss of SR1.8 million in...
July 11, 2011
Yanbu National Petrochemical Company (Yansab; Yanbu, Saudi Arabia) reported a 92% increase in net profit to SR963.67 million ($257 million) in the second quarter of 2011. Net profit in...
July 5, 2011
Axens has signed a letter of intent with General Technology & Systems Co. (Gentas; Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia), part of the  Shoaibi Group, to build a world-scale hydroprocessing...
June 21, 2011
National Petrochemical Industrial Company (NatPet), an Alujain Corporation subsidiary, has resumed operations at its Yanbu, Saudi Arabia, complex after completing a scheduled...
June 18, 2011
The Saudi Arabian Mining Company, Ma'aden, says that Ma’aden Phosphate Company (MPC) has begun initial production of sulfuric and phosphoric acids for...
June 16, 2011
The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Riyadh) says that its 80% owned subsidiary The National Chemical Carriers Co. (NCC) has taken delivery of a new chemical tanker, NCC Amal...
June 15, 2011
Sabic announced today that it has signed a technology agreement with Montefibre (Milan) granting Sabic and its affiliates an “extensive international licence” for...
June 11, 2011
Petro Rabigh says that its "periodic maintenance" of manufacturing units and utilities, currently under way at the Rabigh, Saudi Arabia based complex, will lead to a...
June 9, 2011
Mitsubishi Rayon says it has formed a joint venture company with Sabic to build and operate previously announced plants for the production of methyl methacrylate (MMA) and polymethyl...
June 2, 2011
Sahara Petrochemicals and Saudi Arabian Mining Co. (Ma'aden; Riyadh), equal partners in a previously announced $750 million caustic soda and ethylene di-chlroride (EDC) project at...
May 31, 2011
Sabic and ExxonMobil Chemical have awarded front-end engineering design (FEED) contracts for a previously announced multibillion-dollar elastomers complex that will be built at the...
May 28, 2011
Saudi Aramco has launched a program that aims to transform the company from a predominantly Saudi Arabian oil and gas company to a fully integrated global energy and chemicals concern...
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