Middle East Economic Survey


No 48



Yemen Appoints New Crude Marketing Director

Yemen Oil and Gas Corporation (YOGC) announced on 22 November the appointment of Awos al-Aud as the new Director of the countrys Crude Oil Marketing Directorate (COMD). Mr Aud was also named a member of the Technical Committee for Selling and Marketing Crude Oil. Yemens oil production has been declining since 2000, and Mr Aud told MEES that there would be no new capacity brought on stream in the...