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SABIC is in Talks with Trinidad over Methanol Plant
Saudi Arabia >> 2/11/2012 - Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) and China Petroleum & Chemical Corp (Sinopec) have started negotiations with Trinidad and Tobago to build a $5.3 billion methanol complex there, SABIC said. ...
Vietnam’s 1st Petrochemicals Complex Agreement Signed
Vietnam >> 2/10/2012 - SCG, QPI, PetroVietnam (PVN) and Vinachem jointly signed the “Joint Venture Agreement” to invest in Vietnam’s first petrochemicals complex, reaffirming commitment towards the $4.5 billion project. ...
Kuwaiti-State Petrochemical Co. Achieves KD 227 Mln
Kuwait >> 1/23/2012 - Kuwait's state-run Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) achieved profits worth KD 227 million (USD 814 million) at the end of 2011 - expected to reach KD 240 million (USD 861 million) by the end of ...
Algeria Says Adrar Refinery to Restart Soon
Algeria Says Adrar Refinery to Restart Soon Algeria >> 1/22/2012 - Algeria is to restart its Adrar refinery within days after concluding a new contract with co-owner China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), Algerian energy officials said. A stoppage at the plant, along ...
UOP Selected to Provide Technology in South Korea
South Korea >> 1/18/2012 - UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, announced that it has been selected by Samsung Total Petrochemicals Co., Ltd. to provide technologies for the production of key petrochemicals and high-quality diesel and...
QPI to Invest in Vietnam's Long Son Petchem Plant
Vietnam >> 1/16/2012 - Qatar Petroleum International (QPI) will pick up a 25 percent stake in the $4-billion Long Son petrochemical project in Vietnam, a senior executive of the southeast Asian country's state oil and gas g...
Ras Tanura Refinery Gets International Certification
Saudi Arabia >> 1/11/2012 - Quality isn't achieved by accident; it's the result of high expectations, earnest efforts, clear direction and skillful execution, as well as wise decision-making regarding risks and rewards. ...
BASF & Sinopec Complete 2nd Phase of Nanjing
China >> 1/10/2012 - BASF and SINOPEC today inaugurated the $1.4 billion second phase of their integrated petrochemical site in Nanjing, bringing crucial chemicals to the China market that will support the development of ...
Aramco, Sinopec Set to Sign Saudi Refinery Deal
Saudi Arabia >> 1/8/2012 - State oil giant Saudi Aramco will sign a final deal next week to build a new 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) oil refinery in Yanbu with China's Sinopec Group, the company said. Aramco said the formal si...
Zambia Seeks Angolan Fuel Products Import Deal
Zambia Seeks Angolan Fuel Products Import Deal Angola >> 1/4/2012 - Zambia plans to start importing refined petroleum products from neighouring Angola to lower the cost of fuel, an industry official said. Energy secretary George Zulu told Reuters oil-rich Angola was w...
Petro Rabigh Successfully Completes LRT Test
Petro Rabigh Successfully Completes LRT Test Saudi Arabia >> 1/4/2012 - Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Company (Petro Rabigh) reached a significant operational and financial milestone at midnight on December 31, 2011 with the successful completion of the Lenders Reliab...
India Lifts Tax on Saudi & Omani PP Imports
India Lifts Tax on Saudi & Omani PP Imports Saudi Arabia >> 1/2/2012 - India has lifted an anti-dumping duty imposed on polypropylene imported from Saudi Arabian suppliers, including Saudi Basic Industries Corp., the world’s biggest petrochemical maker. The change is eff...
Marubeni Awarded Kazakh Atyrau Refinery Upgrade Phase 3
Kazakhstan >> 12/30/2011 - Marubeni Corporation (Marubeni) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract for the Atyrau Refinery (owned by KazMunayGas) Modernization Project Phase 3 in Kazakhstan as part of a conso...
KBR to Provide Ammonia Technology & Services in Iraq
Iraq >> 12/22/2011 - KBR announced that it has been awarded a contract by First Global Company to revamp the North Fertilizer Plant in Baiji, Iraq. Under the terms of the contract, KBR will provide a license for its propr...
Libya Delays Plans to Restart Largest Refinery
Libya Delays Plans to Restart Largest Refinery Libya >> 12/19/2011 - Libya's National Oil Company (NOC) has delayed plans to restart its largest refinery at Ras Lanuf by at least a month, a senior source told Reuters, as the plant remains cut off from a steady supply o...
SABIC CEO Optimistic Despite Softened Demand
Saudi Arabia >> 12/14/2011 - Mohamed Al-Mady, SABIC Vice Chairman and CEO and Chairman of the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association, has expressed optimism over 2012 being another positive year for the region’s petrochem...
First Petrochemical Project for DSWP in North Africa
First Petrochemical Project for DSWP in North Africa Egypt >> 12/13/2011 - Drake & Scull Water and Power L.L.C (DSWP), a wholly owned subsidiary of Drake & Scull International (DSI) PJSC, a regional market leader in integrated design, engineering and construction disciplines...
Iran and Namibia to Cooperate in Oil Sector
Namibia >> 12/12/2011 - Iranian minister of petroleum, Rostam Qasemi, stressed on cooperation in oil sector with Namibia during a meeting with the African country’s foreign minister Utoni Nujoma and mines and energy minister...
Essar Commissions New Isomerisation Unit at Vadinar
India >> 12/8/2011 - Essar Energy plc, the India-focused integrated energy company, announced that its subsidiary Essar Oil Ltd has successfully commissioned a new isomerisation (ISOM) unit at its Vadinar refinery in Guja...
New Saudi Petchem Plant Set to Begin Ops in Q1 2012
Saudi Arabia >> 12/7/2011 - Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (Chevron Phillips Chemical) congratulates Saudi Polymers Company (SPCo) and its joint venture partner, National Petrochemical Company, on completion of constructi...

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