Sadara secures certification as Responsible Care company
Responsible Care is today practiced by more than 580 chemical companies
Dow Q2-2019 earnings fall on lower volumes and prices
Operating EBIT was $1.1bn, down 35% versus pro forma results in the year-ago period
Moosa Al-Moosa appointed as president of Dow Saudi Arabia and shareholder representative for Sadara
Over the years, Al-Moosa worked with Dow’s mergers and acquisitions group with responsibility for leading transaction teams on acquisitions, divestitures and joint venture projects
Bahrain to host EMET and ME-SPEC conferences in February
The 2019 Ethylene Middle East Technology (EMET) Conference and the Middle East Fine and Specialty Conference and Exhibition (ME-SPEC) will be officially inaugurated by Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, minister of oil, Kingdom of Bahrain, on 13 February 2019.
Saudi Arabia’s PIF appoints former executive chairman of DowDuPont as special adviser
Public Investment Fund (PIF) – Saudi Arabia’s sovereign fund – has named Andrew Liveris, the former executive chairman of DowDuPont, as a special adviser.
Editor’s Comment: Catalysts lead specialty chemical business
According to the latest market research reports, global specialty chemicals market is currently at over $700bn and is likely to cross the $1,000bn mark by 2023.