Work To Begin On Egypt’s Tahrir Petchems Complex


Local private firm Carbon Holdings is ready to begin building the Tahrir Petrochemical Complex at Egypt’s Red Sea port of Ain Sukhna, after having awarded around $5.5bn in construction contracts. The complex will process naphtha to produce 1.35mn tons/year of polyethylene and other products, with start-up scheduled for 2019.

Italy’s Maire Tecnimont and Dutch partner Archirodon have signed an...