Major Petrochemical and Refining Projects in the GCC

Posted on 3rd October 2013 in Articles

refinery 2Below is a list of major Petrochemical and Refining Projects in the GCC. According to the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association's (GPCA) Annual Report 2012, the Petrochemicals production in the GCC increased by 5.5% in 2012, despite a slowdown in global markets due to the recession in Europe, inventory discrepancies and a deterioration in manufacturing. The GCC petrochemicals production capacity rose to 127.8 million tonnes in 2012, up from 121.1 million tonnes in 2011.

Sl No.Project NameCountryStatus
1Chemaweyaat ComplexUAEDesign
2Clean Fuels ProjectKuwaitConstruction
3Jubail - 2 Sadara Petrochemical ComplexKSAConstruction
4Yanbu Export RefineryKSAConstruction
5BAB Sour Gas Processing PlantUAEPlanned
6Expansion of Ruwais RefineryUAEConstruction
7Sitra Refinery ExpansionBahrainPlanned
8Jubail Petrochemical Complex - Phase 3KSAConstruction
9Duqm Refinery & Petrochemical ComplexOmanPlanned
10Rabigh Refinery Expansion Phase 2KSAConstruction
11Al-Karaana Petrochemical ProjectQatarDesign
12Jizan Economic City (JEC) - Export RefineryKSAConstruction
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