Tristar acquires Shell Chemicals terminal in JAFZA

Tristar Group is further consolidating its presence in Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) with the acquisition of the Shell Chemicals terminal in JAFZA in a deal that was signed on July 31 between Mr. Eugene Mayne – Group CEO for Tristar and Mr. Jack Eggels – General Manager Chemical operations EU/AF/ME for Shell. The Shell Chemicals terminal is situated on a 21,000 sqm water facing lot and consists of nine above-the-ground storage tanks with a capacity of 5,505 CBM, a jetty with three pipeline connections to the tanks, truck loading gantry and drumming facility.