Gulf Exporters
April 2017

The value of Brazil’s agribusiness exports to the Middle East region reached $1.336 billion during the first two months of 2017, up 22.8 per cent over the same period last year, according to data released by the South American nation’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (Mapa).






April 2017

Abu Dhabi-based Al Heya Special Glass Factory launched its first ‘Made in UAE’ blast and bullet resistance glass at the Idex 2017 held in Abu Dhabi recently.






April 2017

McDermott International (MDR) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Saudi Aramco for a long-term land lease to build a new fabrication and marine complex at the King Salman International Complex for Maritime Industries and Services in Ras Al Khair, currently being developed by Aramco.






April 2017

Singapore-based Petroleum Specialties, a specialised manufacturer of industrial white oils, has announced the opening of its new $18 million manufacturing unit at Hamriyah Free Zone in Sharjah, UAE.






April 2017

Oman Oil Company (OOC) owned Oxea, a global manufacturer of oxo intermediates and oxo derivatives, will build a major propanol unit adjoining its existing complex in Texas, US, said a report.






April 2017

Huawei Tech Investment Saudi Arabia has forged an alliance with Industrial Systems Group (ISG), an affiliate of Al Abdulkarim Holding, aimed at exchanging expertise to manufacture un-interrupted power supply (UPS) units in Saudi Arabia.






April 2017

Iran has signed a preliminary deal with Germany’s Siemens to manufacture equipment for the country’s electricity industry, a report said.






April 2017

Elite Agro, a leading Abu Dhabi producer and distributor of fresh vegetables and fruits, has taken steps to strengthen its health and wellbeing portfolio by securing a licence for the exclusive rights to cultivate the world’s best blueberry varieties in the Middle East.






Tags