Stories of Possible
Our customers have a story to tell
In this series, SABIC is celebrating the very foundations of entrepreneurship: vision and collaboration.
In each story our customers take center stage to tell their vision and show how SABIC’s contribution makes it possible to be materialized. From developing the economy of a city to creating a sustainable future, we show the chemistry that matters to the people who are building our material world. We hope to inspire you with the spirit of ingenuity that creates a competitive advantage for the long term and serves industries and communities for a better quality of life for us all.
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) ranks as the world’s second largest diversified chemical company. The company is among the world’s market leaders in the production of polyethylene, polypropylene and other advanced thermoplastics, glycols, methanol and fertilizers.
SABIC recorded a net profit of SR 23.3 billion (US$ 6.2 billion) in 2014. Sales revenues for 2014 totaled SR 188.1 billion (US$ 50.2 billion). Total assets stood at SR 340 billion (US$ 90.7 billion) at the end of 2014.
SABIC’s businesses are grouped into Chemicals, Polymers, Performance Chemicals, Fertilizers, Metals and Innovative Plastics. SABIC has significant research resources with 19 dedicated Technology & Innovation facilities in Saudi Arabia, the USA, the Netherlands, Spain, Japan, India, China and South Korea. The company operates in more than 45 countries across the world with around 40,000 employees worldwide.
SABIC manufactures on a global scale in Saudi Arabia, the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific.
Headquartered in Riyadh, SABIC was founded in 1976 when the Saudi Arabian Government decided to use the hydrocarbon gases associated with its oil production as the principal feedstock for production of chemicals, polymers and fertilizers. The Saudi Arabian Government owns 70 percent of SABIC shares with the remaining 30 percent held by private investors in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Cooperation Council countries.SABIC Europe B.V.
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4 Feb 2016
Sittard, The Netherlands, February 4, 2016 - With the demand for energy and natural feedstock usage continually increasing in the world, there is a growing need for sustainable products made from renewable materials. Global packaging enterprise Elopak has taken on the ambitious goal of achieving a net zero impact on the environment, as featured in Stories of Possible, an award-winning campaign that captures the way SABIC is helping to realise customers’ ambitions. The stories reveal how SABIC helps to make possible their customers’ visions to better serve the industries in which they operate and create their competitive advantage for the long term. This film shows how the collaboration with SABIC has taken Elopak further in their ambition to achieve absolute sustainability. See the full story on video here.
26 Jan 2016
Sittard, The Netherlands, January 26, 2016 - The “El Batel” state-of-the-art building in Cartagena, Spain, covers 17.000 m² and was designed by renowned Spanish architects José Selgas and Lucía Cano. Crowned with the prestigious Biennial Spanish Architecture award, El Batel’s design is influenced by the harbor and sea.
19 Nov 2015
Sittard, The Netherlands - November 19, 2015 - SABIC has been named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Communications or PR Campaign of the Year and of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Marketing Campaign of the Year, both Business-to-Business categories in the 12th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
1 Sep 2015
SABIC HELPS POWER NEW GENERATION OF SIEMENS INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION CONTROLLERS THROUGH AWARD-WINNING CAMPAIGN
Through innovative materials, market and technical expertise and a collaborative approach, SABIC helps to realise the ambitions of its customers. To highlight the fruits of that collaboration with customers in Europe, SABIC has introduced a pioneering and award-winning campaign, Stories of Possible.
18 Aug 2015
SABIC STORIES OF POSSIBLE WINS SILVER AND BRONZE STEVIE® AWARDS IN 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDSSM
Sittard, The Netherlands - August 18, 2015 - SABIC’s campaign Stories of Possible was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the “Communications or PR Campaign of the Year – Marketing Business-to-Business” category, and a Bronze Stevie® Award in “Brand Experience of the Year - Business-to-Business” of the 12th Annual International Business Awards today.