Egypt’s petchems ramp-up gathers pace with the expansion of the Tahrir complex at Ain Sukhna. State firms plan extra polyolefins and aromatics capacity.

Egypt’s Carbon Holdings has awarded US firm CB&I a contract for the license and basic engineering design of an ethylbenzene and styrene monomer plant it will add to its under-construction Tahrir Petrochemicals complex at the Red Sea port of Ain Sukhna. (CONTINUED - 627 WORDS)