Saudi Arabia takes stake in Texaco downstream operations

In 1988 (1408/09 AH), the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia took a major step towards its objective of moving "downstream" in the oil business by purchasing a 50% stake in Texaco's petrol refining and retailing business in 23 eastern and southern states of the United States.

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