Egypt: Petroleum Minister inspects ethylene facility in Alexandria

Tarek el Molla, Egypt's Minister of Petroleum

Tarek el Molla, Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum

18 October 2015, Cairo – Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek el Molla at the weekend  inspected the project for the production of ethylene and its derivatives in Alexandria;.

The visit was aimed at monitoring the extent of implementation of the USD 1.9 billion project.

The project represents a model of successful partnership between the petroleum sector and the Egyptian banks.

It also represents an important addition to implement projects of the national petrochemical plan, which is being implemented by the Holding Company for Petrochemical Projects.


  • Egypt State Information Service
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