NO. 23

11 MARCH 1991


Kuwait May Not Export Oil Until Next Year

The first priority for the oil authorities in Kuwait is to meet the needs ofpower stations and motorists, and then to resume exports, which will not takeplace before next year, according to Mr. Ahmad Murad, Manager of SystemsDevelopment at the Kuwait Oil Corporation (KOC). "Our first priority is toproduce sufficient oil to supply our power stations. Then we would startthinking about making Kuwait self-sufficient in...