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Qatar's Crude Oil Production Rises to 340,000 b/d in 1988

Qatar's crude oil production rose in 1988 to an average of 340,000 b|d, anincrease of 16.04% over production of 293,000 b/d in 1987, according to a recentreport published in Doha by the Gulf News Agency. Meanwhile, crude oil exportsaveraged 304,000 b/d, a rise of 19.6% over the 1987 exports of 254,00() b/d(MEES, 29 February 1988). MEES understands that Qatar's production capacityfrom the offshore and...