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Saudi Arabia

Mitsui Wins Contract for Expansion of Petrokemya's Plant

The Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) has awarded Mitsui Engineeringand Shipbuilding Company of Japan a contract to expand the capacity of theJubail plant of the Arabian Petrochemical Company (Petrokemya), SABIC'swholly-owned affiliate. The expansion project entails the construction of a newethylene cracker at Jubail with a capacity of 500,000 tons/year of ethylene,300,000 t/y of...