WATCHING THE WORLD A CHANGE IN JAPAN'S POLICY

With Roger Vielvoye from London Creation of a joint venture among Saudi Aramco Oil Co., a group of Japanese refiners, and Caltex Petroleum Corp. to add refining capacity in Saudi Arabia and Japan has provided another indication that Japanese restrictions on refinery construction are about to change. As well as building a 300,000 b/d grass roots refinery at Jubail, Saudi Arabia, the joint venture plans to add 150,000 b/d of distillation capacity to an old mothballed Nippon Oil Co. plant in Japan

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