Middle East Economic Survey


No 2


Kuwait Eyes Non-Associated Gas Challenge

State upstream firm Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) is evaluating three bids for a second phase field development of its Sabriya and Umm Niga gas fields, which is intended to boost output there from 140mn cfd to 600mn cfd by 2012.

We hope to award them by April, KOC Deputy Managing Director Muhammad Husain tells MEES. The project is spearheading KOCs non-associated gas drive. Kuwait hopes non-associated...