Saudi Aramco has approached banks for the $5bn funding needed for the integration of a 1.5mn t/y mixed feed cracker and 800,000 t/y polyethylene plant at the 440,000 b/d Satorp joint venture refinery at Jubail on the Saudi Gulf coast. Aramco has asked banks to pitch for a financial advisory role and provide indicative commitments, according to a Reuters report citing several sources. Aramco and Total, equal partners in Satorp, last month signed an agreement to proceed with FEED for the...