DUBAI Dec 27 Saudi Arabia's Sadara Basic
Services, fully owned by Sadara Chemical Co IPO-SACH.SE, said
it would start on Wednesday planned maintenance of a mixed-feed
cracker at its parent company's petrochemical complex in Jubail.
The shutdown of the facility is expected to last six weeks,
with the company's three polyethylene trains also shut during
the period as Sadara completes improvements to their reliability
and scheduled maintenance, it said in a bourse statement on
An evaluation of the financial impact of the shutdowns will
be released in the company's first quarter 2017 financial
statements, it said.
Sadara Chemical is a $20 billion petrochemical joint venture
between national oil giant Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical
(Reporting By Tom Arnold; Editing by Biju Dwarakanath)