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Kandil Says Gas Production Will Rise to One Billion CFD in 2H 1990

Egyptian Oil Minister Abd El-Hady Kandil has told MEES that Egypt's output ofassociated and non-associated gas, which is currently averaging 800-820mn cu.ft./day, will rise to just over 1bn cu. ft./day in the second half of this year.This will come about mostly as a result of the start at mid-year of productionat a rate of 150mn cu. ft./day from Bapetco's (EGPC-Shell's) BED-2 (75mn cu.ft./day)...