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Total sells South African coal mining assets

10:42 AM MDT | July 28, 2014 | Natasha Alperowicz

Total announced today that it has signed an agreement with Exxaro Resources (Pretoria) to sell its 100% stake in Total Coal South Africa (TCSA), its coal-producing affiliate in South Africa, for $472 million. The sale is subject South African authorities'...


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Takween Advanced Industries to acquire Savola's plastics packaging business

The Savola Group (Jidda, Saudi Arabia) on Tuesday signed a nonbinding memorandum of understanding (MOU) and commenced exclusive discussions with Takween Advanced Industries (Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia) to sell Savola's wholly owned packaging subsidiary. The...

Saudi Arabian fertilizer industry set for growth and diversification

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Sabic reports higher sales and profit, says US shale unlikely to make impact for some time

Sabic today reported second-quarter net profit increased 7%, to 6.46 billion Saudi riyals ($1.72 billion), with operating profit rising 1%, to SR10.07 billion. Sales were up 7% to SR48.15 billion. Mohamed Al Mady, CEO, addressing a news conference at Riyadh...

Muntajat signs agreement with Qatari shipping firm to export ammonia

Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Co. (Muntajat; Doha) has signed a two-year contract with Qatar Navigation (Milaha; Doha) for the time charter of the liquefied petroleum gas carrier Almarona to transport ammonia from Qatar to...

Several Saudi firms report second-quarter earnings

Several Saudi Arabian petrochemicals producers have reported their second quarter results. Sabic affiliate Saudi Kayan losses in the quarter have narrowed. The company reported net loss of 133.1 million Saudi riyal ($35.5 million) in the second quarter...

CB&I outlines technology awards for Oman petchem project

CB&I on Wednesday gave additional details relating to its contracts with Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Co. (Orpic; Muscat) for Orpic’s Liwa plastics project. CB&I's scope of work includes the license and engineering design of...

Chemanol closes para-formaldehyde plant following a fire

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Oman awards technology contracts for $3.6-billion petchem project

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Petrixo selects UOP green fuels technology for refinery in United Arab Emirates

UOP, a Honeywell company, announced on Wednesday that Petrixo Oil & Gas has selected its green fuels process technology to produce renewable jet fuel and renewable diesel at a new refinery to be built at Fujairah, United Arab Emirates. The facility will...

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