Eastern Province

The opening of two huge petrochemical projects, a cultural centre and the kick-off of a maritime complex herald growing opportunities for Saudi Arabia’s Eastern region.

Rufayah Chemicals Company (RCC), a Saudi downstream company, has signed a deal with Sadara Chemical Company for setting up one of the largest hydrocarbon resin plants in the world at an investment of $500 million in the PlasChem Park, a 12-sq-km industrial park at Jubail Hydrocarbon resins are a key component in the adhesives industry, paints and