SAUDI ARABIA

The Sadara petrochemicals joint venture of Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical has signed a long term feedstock supply agreement with the recently formed Energy Chemicals Sources Company (ECSC) joint venture of US oilfield services firm Halliburton and Saudi conglomerate Taqa.

The 20-year agreement calls for Sadara to supply ethylene oxide (EO) and propylene oxide (PO) to a new oilfield chemicals plants to be built in the PlasChem Park industrial zone, which is being developed...