Middle East Economic Survey


No 32


Saudi Arabia

Saudi Aramco To Produce 91-Octane Gasoline From 2007

Saudi Aramco has announced that it will start producing 91-octane (premium) gasoline from 1 January 2007 alongside the current 95-octane gasoline. The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has asked the Ministry of Commerce and Industry for support in marketing the two grades of gasoline, and in informing distributors and retailers about them. Earlier this year, Saudi...