Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 35

28-Aug-2006

SAUDI ARABIA

Saudi Aramco And Partners Sign Yanbu' And Jubail Export Refinery Contracts

Saudi Aramco announced on 23 August that, along with partner ConocoPhillips, it had appointed Halliburton subsidiary KBR to carry out front-end engineering for the planned $6bn export refinery in Yanbu' (MEES, 29 May). The Yanbu' Export Refinery, scheduled for completion in 2011, will be designed to process 400,000 b/d of Arabian Heavy crude oil, producing...