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July 15, 2021

Packaging Challenges of Rapid Urbanisation

OQ has hosted food packaging industrialists at a webinar exploring the contribution that high-grade polymers can make to enhancing environmental sustainability in food processing and packaging during an age of rapid urbanisation.

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June 21, 2021

OQ and Madayn inked an agreement to manage the transfer of Madayn Gas Distribution Network

OQ Gas Network and Madayn (Public Establishment for Industrial Estates) have virtually signed an Assets Transfer Agreement in Muscat by Eng. Hilal Al Hasni, CEO, Madayn and Eng. Mansoor Al Abdali, VP, Gas Network, OQ. The agreement was on transferring the ownership and operations of Madayn Gas Distribution Networks to OQ Gas Network (OQGN).

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May 18, 2021

Green fuels mega project set to make Oman world leader in green hydrogen and green ammonia

An international consortium comprised of OQ, which is the Sultanate of Oman’s global integrated energy company, InterContinental Energy, the leading dedicated green fuels developer, and EnerTech, a Kuwait government-backed clean energy investor and developer, is today announcing it is developing an integrated green fuels mega project in Oman.

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May 03, 2021

Liquified Petroleum Gas Facility in Dhofar Commissioned

OQ announced today the commissioning of one of Oman’s vital energy extraction projects, the OQ Liquified Petroleum Gas (OQ LPG) facility. Built with a total investment of USD 826 million, OQ LPG is first of its kind gas treatment project in Oman to extract LPG and condensate from OQ’s Gas network.

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April 29, 2021

OQ Announces the Inaugural Bond Issuance In The International Capital Markets

In efforts to diversify funding sources, OQ recently announced its inaugural bond issuance in the international debt capital markets. This is a further step towards enhancing OQ’s presence in the international markets and amongst its investors.

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April 22, 2021

Unpicking the Future of Flexible Packaging at virtual.drupa

More than 100 industry experts joined the OQ Propyls Webinar at Drupa 21 where the benefits of propyls in printing and flexible packaging were explored.

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Chemicals COVID-19
April 18, 2021

OOMCO and OTTCO inked agreement regarding operations’ OOMCO bunker terminal

The agreement represents the strong effort of the two companies to offer a cost-effective proposition to their customers both for the storage of liquid products and marine fuel delivery in the port, as well as the contribution to the competitiveness of Duqm as a regional port.

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Corporate Downstream
April 15, 2021

Röhm and OQ Chemicals sign MoU to build new 250kt/year methyl methacrylate plant in the U.S.

Röhm and OQ have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to evaluate the construction of a new production plant for methyl methacrylate (MMA) on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The proposed facility has a design capacity of 250,000 tons of MMA annually.

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April 13, 2021

OQ poised to be an active partner in a new era of innovation and sustainability in China

As thinkers of the future, OQ is focused on delivering reliable solutions for a global polymer market where innovation and sustainability play a defining role. As recognised by the theme of this year's CHINAPLAS, one of the world's leading technology-oriented plastics and rubber trade fairs, innovation and sustainability are the foundational pillars required to reach the full potential of a bold new era for polymers.

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April 08, 2021

OQ Propyls to offer solutions to meet the industry’s current challenges at Drupa 21

OQ Chemicals (formerly Oxea) is reaching out to the print and flexible packaging markets ahead of Drupa 2021 to reaffirm its commitment in guiding the industry on the benefits and efficiencies inherent in its best-in-class propyl blends.

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