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Dugas to Produce 600,000 Tons of NGL in 1988

The Dubai Natural Gas Company (Dugas) has announced that it expects toproduce some 600,000 tons of natural gas liquids (NGL) in 1988, as well as drygas. Most of the NGL is exported to Japan under five-year contracts, the firstof which was signed in 1980 when Dugas went on stream. The contract was renewedin July 1985 for an additional five year period ending in July 1990 (MEES, 28January 1985), and next month Dugas'...