A look back at a trail of achievements over the past year.

Continuing to Lead in Energy and Sustainability

This year, the Kingdom celebrates its 92nd National Day, continuing its journey toward the future with more determination to be a leading country within the world at all levels. To achieve this vision, keen efforts have been put toward all entities and sectors, having the annual National Day celebration to be an opportunity to look back at what has been achieved so far and to be a new starting point for new horizons and more successes.

In this special issue of the 92nd Saudi National Day, we take a glimpse back to the past 12 months to reflect on Aramco’s achievements that have been made, ambitions that became a reality, and plans that laid its building blocks to continue Aramco’s unique legacy and position as a global company, pioneering in energy security and sustainability.

  • Aramco’s Abqaiq facility added to prestigious WEF Global Lighthouse Network
  • Aramco and TotalEnergies launch joint service station retail network
  • Aramco announces its ambition to reach operational net zero emissions by 2050
  • Aramco launches orizon® product range
  • Aramco expands European downstream presence with PKN Orlen investments
  • Aramco signs 10 agreements during Saudi-Korean Investment Forum
  • Aramco’s supply chain resilience has been further enhanced by the signing of 50 new Memoranda of Understanding at iktva
  • Aramco announces Prosperity7 Ventures
  • Aramco closes $15.5 billion gas pipeline deal
  • Aramco and Sinopec strengthen ties with potential downstream collaboration in China
  • Formula 1 returns to Jiddah, Saudi Arabia Grand Prix, a Red Sea coast success
  • New EXPEC ARC facility accelerates future of upstream R&D
  • Aramco inaugurates three initiatives in social responsibility
  • Company publishes its first-ever Sustainability Report
  • Inauguration of Lab 7 in Dhahran
  • Aramco opens ARC KAUST to accelerate low carbon energy research
  • Aramco expands Namaat industrial investment programs
  • Aramco agrees to acquire Valvoline’s Global Products Business
  • Drilling commences at the first in-Kingdom manufactured onshore rig
  • Aramco and SABIC Agri-Nutrients receive world’s first TUV certificate of accreditation for “blue” hydrogen and ammonia products
  • Aramco announces record second quarter and half-year 2022 results
  • Formula 2 and Formula 3 partner with Aramco to pioneer low carbon fuels from 2023


— The Arabian Sun: September 21, 2022