Egypt signs $300 mln deal with UOP to produce high-octane benzene

Reuters , Friday 5 Jun 2015

Shreif Ismail
Egypt's oil minister Shreif Ismail (Photo: Al-Ahram)

Egypt signed a deal to set up a project to produce high-octane benzene with investments worth about $300 million, the oil ministry said in a statement on Friday.

The deal was signed between the Alexandria National Refining and Petrochemicals Company and UOP, the statement said.

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