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Saudi Aramco

Alujain/Jaido Commission Feasibility Study For Yanbu' Copper Smelter

Alujain Corporation of Saudi Arabia and Japan International DevelopmentOrganization (Jaido), which last June signed a memorandum of understanding tobuild at Yanbu' a $400-500mn copper smelter with a capacity of 150,000 tons/year(MEES, 5 July 1993), have recently commissioned Bechtel of the US and ChiyodaCorporation of Japan to prepare a feasibility study for the project by June....