09 December 2009 09:14 [Source: ICIS news]
DUBAI (ICIS news)--The Saudi Arabian government plans to announce the winning bidder for the proposed Jizan refinery before the end of this year, a high-ranking government official said on Wednesday.
"We expect an announcement before year-end," Ali Al-Naimi, Saudi Arabian minister of petroleum and mineral resources, said in his keynote address at the 4th Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) summit.
The proposed crude refinery would have a capacity of up to 400,000 bbl/day.
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