No. 02

12 January 1998


Start Up Of Sharjah Oil Refinery Delayed Till April

The commissioning of the small Sharjah oil refinery, which wasplanned for last November, has now been put off till April. The General Manager of theSharjah Oil Refining Company (SORC), Mr. Arthur Campbell, told a local paper in the UAElast week that the postponement was caused by delays in processing equipment from abroad."With work now in full swing, the 25,000 b/d first plant of the refinery will go on...