Saudi Arabia is expected to add new-build gas processing capacities of 7.8 billion standard cubic feet per day (scf/d) between 2019 and 2023, as shown by a GlobalData report, Argaam reported.

Ranked as the world’s third in gas processing capacity growth, Saudi Arabia follows the US and Russia, the report showed.

The kingdom’s Tanajib gas processing plant will add a processing capacity of 2.8 billion scf/d by 2023.

The report further showed that the Middle East and North America lead globally in terms of new-build gas processing capacity additions between 2019 and 2023.