Aramco Advances Downstream Plans With Petro Rabigh, Sadara Progress

Saudi Aramco is developing two giant petrochemical complexes in its pursuit of downstream integration. Petro Rabigh plans further process units even as a massive expansion is under way, while some Sadara units are nearing start-up.

The Petro Rabigh downstream joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Japan’s Sumitomo has begun tendering for engineering, procurement and construction contracts to build three...