Petrochemical industry

  • Iraq, Saudi Keen on Future Energy Projects

    Iraq, Saudi Keen on Future Energy Projects

    Monday, 9th November 2020

    Iraq’s Minister of Oil, Ihssan Abdul-Jabar, confirmed on November 8 that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Iraq are keen to strengthen energy ties with regard to gas and electricity projects.

  • Natural Gas-Based Industries to Work by Free Zone System

    Natural Gas-Based Industries to Work by Free Zone System

    Sunday, 10th May 2020

    The Economic Ministerial Committee has agreed to proceed with the necessary legislative amendments to allow licensing of projects for natural gas-based industries.

  • ECHEM Puts New Projects as Top Priority for FY 2020/21

    ECHEM Puts New Projects as Top Priority for FY 2020/21

    Wednesday, 26th February 2020

    he Chairman of Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM), Saad Helaly said that his company targets implementing new projects in the fiscal year (FY) 2020/2021, coming in line with the plan of the ministry of petroleum and mineral resources to expand the petrochemical industry under the Modernization Project.

  • Oman’s Orpic to Raise Polypropylene Capacity

    Oman’s Orpic to Raise Polypropylene Capacity

    Tuesday, 4th April 2017
    Oman Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (Orpic) aims to increase the capacity of its polypropylene plant to 340,000 tons/y.
  • Oman Enhances its Gas Recovery from Old Fields

    Oman Enhances its Gas Recovery from Old Fields

    Sunday, 6th March 2016
    WEG, a leading global manufacturer of motor and drive technology has developed variable speed drive systems to help with the extraction activities from some of Oman’s older gas fields.
  • Iran, South Africa To Improve Petchem Relations

    Iran, South Africa To Improve Petchem Relations

    Sunday, 6th September 2015
    A delegation from the Iranian Ministry of Petroleum will visit South Africa in Octubre to discuss improving mutual relations, Deputy Oil Minister in Petrochemicals Abbas Sheri Moqaddam.