Middle East Economic Survey


No 13


Al-Kayan Petrochemical Project On Track, Despite Amines EPC Glitch

Saudi Arabias giant $10bn Al-Kayan petrochemical project in al-Jubail is proceeding on track, despite a glitch in award of the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the amines portion of the complex. Reports last week that Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Company had axed the tender after failing to reach an agreement with bidders Aker Kvaerner and Techint were...