Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 40

6-Oct-2008

SAUDI ARABIA

Saudi Aramco Downstream Joint Venture Teams Take Shape

State-owned Saudi Aramco has made key appointments at two of its flagship joint venture downstream projects. On 28 September the company announced that Salim Hamdan Shahin would become the first president and CEO of Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical Company, the body which will build and manage the Saudi Aramco/Total planned new 400,000 b/d export refinery in Jubail....