The facts are clear: greenhouse gas emissions cause global warming," said Dr Abdulwahab Al Sadoun, Secretary General, GPCA
Since its inception, GPCA
has earned the enviable reputation for steering the regional industries toward a whole new level of cooperation and raising the standard in terms of common ground interests.
5 million tonnes, a six per cent increase from the previous year, according to the GPCA
According to the GPCA
, more PE and PP volumes are expected to flow from the GCC to China going forward in view of new plants scheduled to come on stream in the GCC region over the next few years.
Last year marked a turning point for the worldwide chemicals industry, signalling a return from the global economic downturn,"[euro]oCi said GPCA
secretary general Dr Abdulwahab Al Sadoun.
Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun, secretary general, GPCA
, said: "The support we've had across the Gulf has been fantastic, which shows that people in local communities as well as the petrochemical industry are dedicated to making a serious effort in looking after the environment.
SPE will also work with the GPCA
to stage technical conferences and workshops in support of local plastics convertors and processors.
is expected to draw 1,200 attendees from all over the world and will host global majors such as SABIC, TASNEE, Borouge, BASF, ExxonMobil and Shell.
is organizing this eventto address the supply-demand balanceand the role the GCC can play to meetthe future demand for fertilizer in globalmarkets.
As part of its initiative, GPCA
will investigate and recommend specific actions that should be taken against trading partners that restrict GCC petrochemical and chemical exports.
Ali bin Ibrahim Al-Naimi, who is also the Chairman of Saudi Aramco, will deliver the opening keynote speech at the Fourth Annual GPCA
Forum to be held at the Intercontinental Festival City, Dubai, UAE, December 8-10, 2009.
members are investing about $80 bn in expanding their capacity to produce petrochemicals and downstream chemicals by 2010.