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Saudi Arabia

NCC Takes Delivery of First Norwegian Chemical Carrier

The first of nine chemical carriers newly purchased by Saudi Arabia'sNational Chemical Carriers (NCC) - the 23,016 dwt al-Baha - has been deliveredand a first cargo of methanol to Europe left Jubail last week aboard it, according to Mr. Muhammad al-Jarbu', Chief Executive of the Kingdom's NationalShipping Company (NSC). NSC has an 80% stake in NCC together with the SaudiBasic Industries Corporation...