People stand at the end of a pier during a lull in Tropical Storm Fay Aug. 18 in Key West, Florida. The storm was projected to hit the keys after causing damage and claiming lives in Haiti and Cuba. (Getty Images)
Sharjah-based Gulf Petrochem has ballooned into a $2.5bn oil conglomerate in less than 20 years. Co-founder Sudhir Goyel reveals why the UAE is no longer the centre-of-attention, as global plans take hold.