ALGERIA

 

Algeria Plans 3Mn T/Y Skikda   Petchems Plant

 

A “mega” petrochemicals complex to be built at Skikda to replace an outdated facility will have total production capacity of 3mn tons/year, Algerian Energy Minister Youcef Yousfi says. Visiting Skikda on 2 February, he told reporters the plant will produce “petrochemical products such as plastics and rubber” and that construction will begin “by early 2015.”

Mr Yousfi says...