MEIM 2013: GCC soda ash demand growth requires Saudi production

By Kasia Patel
Published: Monday, 18 November 2013

IDEA plans 600,000 tpa production to meet growth driven by construction and glass

Regional demand for soda ash in the GCC is growing by 15-20% a year, representing a growth opportunity for soda ash development in Saudi Arabia, the commercial and corporate affairs director for IDEA Soda Ash & Calcium Chloride told delegates at the Middle East Industrial Minerals conference in Oman today.


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