ZL EOR Chemicals Oman to explore possibilities for exporting speciality chemicals

| June 18, 2019

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ZL EOR Chemicals Oman, which recently announced the opening of their polymer production plant in Raysut Industrial Zone in Salalah, is collaborating with the Sultanate Qaboos University to provide practical training to local engineers in chemical production, and is also looking at exporting speciality chemicals to other countries from the unit. Speaking to media persons on the sidelines of an event held on Monday at the Crowne Plaza Muscat to announce the opening of the first-ever polymer manufacturing plant in the country, H H Sayyid Faisal bin Turki al Said, chairman of the project said, “We are also exploring possibilities of exporting products from the plant to other locations in Europe, the GCC region and Canada.” ZL Chemicals, a Chinese firm, has been supplying polymers to Petroleum Development Oman(PDO) for over two years. But PDO was very clear from the beginning about its intentions to set up a manufacturing plant in the country. After much due diligence, ZL Chemicals agreed to set up a plant in Oman, primarily to supply its product to meet the requirements of the country’s oil sector.

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