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Panel IV: Industrial Development 13 April 2008. Petrochemical and Basic IndustriesPage 2 Industrial Development in Oman ► Vision 2020 aims towards raising.

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1 Panel IV: Industrial Development 13 April 2008

2 Petrochemical and Basic IndustriesPage 2 Industrial Development in Oman ► Vision 2020 aims towards raising the Industrial sector’s contribution to GDP to 15% ► In 2006, the Industrial sector contributed to 10% of GDP ► Initiatives to stimulate the sector ► Industrial Estates  Rusail  Sohar  Raysut ► Projects  Aluminum Smelter  Refinery  Downstream projects ► The government is now focusing on developing Special Economic Zones which can support industrial clusters within

3 Petrochemical and Basic IndustriesPage 3 Special Economic Zones ► Special Economic Zones in Oman ► Current ► Salalah Free Zone ► Al Mazunah Free Zone ► Proposed ► Sohar Special Economic Zone ► Khasab Free Zone ► Duqum Free Zone ► Main Benefits ► Export and re-export development ► Industrial upgrading & Technology Transfer ► Employment generation ► Foreign exchange earning MUSCAT SUR AL-DHAHIRA AL-DAKHLIYA AL-SHARKIYA BATINAH DHOFAR AL-WUSTA KHASAB SALALAH DUQUM SOHAR

4 Petrochemical and Basic IndustriesPage 4 Industrial Clusters in Oman  Economic Boost  Jobs & skills creation  Economic Diversification  Encourage FDI Petrochemical Metals Refinery Smelter PET / PETA Polypropylene Ammonia Methanol PVC Fabrication Rolling Cables Supported by Logistics Companies


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