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Orascom Begins Ammonia Exports from Egypt

3:56 AM MDT | June 5, 2009 | Natasha Alperowicz

Orascom Construction Industries (OCI; Cairo) says its subsidiary Egypt Basic Industries Corp. (EBIC; Cairo) has completed its first export shipment of ammonia totalling 23,400 m.t., using its export facilities at the Sokhna Port on the Egyptian Red Sea coast. The shipment was made via a dedicated jetty operated by EBIC. EBIC owns storage and export tanks with capacity for 80,000 m.t. and loading facilities with capacity for 1,200 m.t./hour. EBIC has an ammonia plant at Sokhna with capacity for 700,000 m.t./year, which is located near Egyptian...

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