These technologies will enable Farabi to expand production of biodegradable detergents. Construction of the complex is expected to be completed in 2020. As part...
FEATURES & ANALYSIS
The Middle East petrochemical industry has developed rapidly from very modest beginnings to a multibillion dollar business. In the last several years the industry has witnessed major changes and disruption globally and the key to overcoming new challenges is innovation and development.
A recent shift in supply and demand in the GCC region for natural gas means that the petrochemical sector is facing a shortage of the feedstock. Use of gas helps keep production costs low.