Suttons has signed a joint venture with Arabian Chemical Terminals (ACT), to develop business opportunities in Saudi Arabia and adjacent Gulf States.
The joint venture company, Suttons Arabia, plans to start its first operations in July 2012. Suttons managing director Andrew Palmer said: “We are delighted to have signed this agreement with ACT. Together we will be a strong and effective partnership developing services for our customers.”
ACT is jointly owned by the Alireza, Al Nowaiser and Al Linjawi families and who have extensive interests in Saudi Arabia.
Suttons is based in Cheshire, UK and has sites in Antwerp, Ludwigshafen, Houston, Kuantan, Le Havre, New Jersey, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo.