VOL. XXXVII

NO. 27

4-APRIL-1994

Qatar

QAPCO Signs Contracts For $383Mn Expansion Project

The Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO) - the joint venture owned 80% by theQatar General Petroleum Corporation (QGPC) and 10% each by France's Atochem andItaly's Enichem - signed on 26 March three contracts with Italian and Frenchengineering firms for the construction of the $383mn expansion project which isdesigned to increase the capacity of the company's plant at Umm Said by 195,000tons/year of ethylene to...