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Saudi Arabia

$2bn Upgrading Program Will Enhance Product Yield of Saudi Refineries

Samarec, the Saudi Arabian Marketing and Refining Company, expects asignificant enhancement in higher-quality products for the export market as aresult of the upgrading of its wholly-owned refineries at Yanbu', Riyadh andJiddah. Engineering studies are currently being conducted as part of the firstphase of the upgrade program (see MEES, 19 August), and a contract has beensigned...