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Saudi Arabia

Ibn Zahr Finalizes Contracts for Polypropylene and MTBE Projects

The Saudi European Petrochemical Company (Ibn Zahr) on 17 June signed twocontracts for the construction of a 200,000 ton/year polypropylene plant and a700,000 t/y methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) plant at Jubail. The letters ofintent for these two projects were awarded recently ( MEES , 10 June).Commenting on the two contracts, the Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officerof the Saudi...