Saudi Aramco Sets Up Shop in India

Saudi Aramco underlined its commitment to India not only as a growing market for oil and gas, but also as a leading source of goods, equipment and expertise by opening a new Aramco Overseas Co. 

The new office will focus on the companies involved in manufacturing and contracting material for Saudi Aramco, creating significant opportunities for Indian businesses.

"We at Saudi Aramco are proud of the close relationship that Saudi Aramco has forged with a wide variety of Indian companies and institutions to date," said Abdulrahman F. Al-Wuhaib, senior vice president of Operations Services, who inaugurated the office. "But there is a tremendous scope for us to do more, and I am confident that this office will allow us to further strengthen the bonds of cooperation already established and identify new ones."

The office is located in Gurgaon, the industrial district of India's capital city New Delhi, and falls directly under the responsibility of AOC's Purchasing, Logistics and Contracting manager for Europe and the Far East, Sultan N. Al-Ghadery. Fawzi S. Al-Habib has been appointed chief representative of the office.