Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 51

17-December-2007

1Q 08 Decision On Omans Proposed Al-Duqm Refinery/Petrochem Project

A study being undertaken on behalf of the Omani government into the proposed refinery and petrochemical project at al-Duqm, a port under development on the Indian Ocean in the southeast of the country, will be completed in the first quarter of 2008, MEES learns. A decision will then be taken on whether to implement the project. But because the engineering, procurement and...