1997 News Story

SABIC plans new research centers

Saudi Arabian Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) is planning to establish two new research centers for downstream technical support, one in Europe and one in South East Asia, areas that constitute SABIC'S largest markets.  SABIC International, Limited, the London-based technical overseas arm which currently provides technical services to SABIC customers, will operate a global research network that will also include the present research center in Houston, in the United States.  There has been a SABIC industrial research and development complex in Riyadh since 1994.