Bahrain petrochem industry is praised

MANAMA: The Duke of Gloucester praised Bahrain’s petrochemical industry during a visit to the GCC-Europe exhibition in London. Prince Richard was speaking when he visited the stand of the Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) at the exhibition. The Duke was accompanied by Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry chairman Dr Essam Fakhro. The guests were briefed by GPIC public relations manager Zuhair Tawfiqi on the company’s history, operations, production and export of ammonia. Prince Richard said he is impressed by the standards achieved by the petrochemical industry in Bahrain and praised the company’s achievements. Fifteen Bahraini companies and businesses showcased their products and technology used in the oil industry at the event.