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Saudi plans $91bn spend to spur petchem sector

Saudi Arabia has earmarked $91 billion to be spent over the next 10 years to build new petrochemicals plants and expand existing ones as well as integrate refineries with petrochemical units, according to industry experts. In orde

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EcoCortec unveils export packaging innovation

EcoCortec, a leading manufacturer of high-tech Vapor phase Corrosion Inhibiting (VpCI) films and bags in Europe, has unveiled the latest innovation in its wide range of flexible packaging products. The plant is now offering specia

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Savola, Takween extend talks over plastics unit sale

Savola Group, Saudi Arabia's largest food products firm, has agreed a seven-week extension to talks with Takween Advanced Industries over the sale of its plastics business, both companies said. Savola said in July it had enter

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Mena packaging industry to hit $52bn

The food and beverage sector is the largest contributor to the Middle East and North Africa’s packaging industry which is set to hit $52.4 billion by 2019,  according to a recent report. Leading global packaging technol

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Top German technology to be showcased at Gulfood

Germany’s leading food and beverage (F&B) technology pioneers are set to showcase processing equipment and packaging machineries at the Gulfood Manufacturing  next month in Dubai. The inaugural event will run from N

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UAE corrugated packaging market worth $4.6bn

The UAE traded over three million tonnes of corrugated packed products worth $4.6 billion in 2013. The products were either consumed domestically or re-exported to other parts in Middle East, Africa and Asia. Globally, the corruga

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Savola in talks to sell packaging unit to Takween

Saudi Arabia's Savola Group has signed a non-binding agreement to sell its packaging business to Takween Advanced Industries, as it moves to focus on its core sectors of food and retailing, it said on Wednesday. Savola, which

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Mideast packaging industry to grow 5pc annually

The $4 billion worth flexible packaging industry in Middle East and Africa is forecast to grow five per cent annually and is one of the fastest growing sectors in the manufacturing industry in the region, accordi

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NZ tycoon eyes $5bn sale of packaging firm

New Zealand's richest man, Graeme Hart, is exploring a sale of SIG Combibloc Group that could value the world's second largest maker of drink cartons at around $5 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. Hart

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Dubai agrees $1.7bn sale of packaging firm Mauser

Private equity firm Clayton Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) has agreed a deal to buy Germany-based packaging group Mauser from Dubai International Capital (DIC) for around 1.25 billion euros ($1.72 billion), two sources familiar with the matter s

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