This is part of Qatar Shell’s strategy to support the Qatar National Vision 2030 by empowering local SMEs to compete internationally by meeting global industry standards.
Rob Sherwin, Deputy Country Chairman for Qatar Shell signed the contract with Captain Ghassan Al-Salem Chairman of Qatar German Gasket Factory. The signing was witnessed by officials from both parties.
Speaking at the signing, Rob Sherwin said:” We are delighted to welcome Qatar German Gasket Factory to be a supplier of choice to Qatar Shell and the Pearl GTL plant. Being able to rely on a quality local supplier such as this undoubtedly contributes to sustainable and efficient operations at the plant. We at Qatar Shell strongly believe that it is part of our responsibility as the largest foreign investor in the country to empower local businesses, and that it ultimately makes good business sense to partner with world-class suppliers based here in Qatar”.