IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Projects

R&H and Tasnee Sahara Olefins Plan JV in Saudi Arabia

9:26 AM MDT | April 21, 2008 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

Rohm and Haas (R&H) and Tasnee Sahara Olefins Co. (TSOC) have announced plans to form a joint venture to produce 250,000 m.t./year of acrylic acid and related esters at Jubail, Saudi Arabia beginning 2011. R&H will take the majority of output from the plant, and TSOC will have exclusive rights to sell acrylic acid products within the Gulf Cooperation Council countries of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates. TSOC will own 75% of the jv, Saudi Acrylic Monomer Co., and R&H, the rest. R&H will invest about $50...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa