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AOC Production Up 6.0% In 1987

The Arabian Oil Company (ADC) in 1987 produced a total of 262,958 b/d ofcrude oil from its Khafji and Hout fields in the Neutral Zone offshoreconcession, up 6% from 248,000 b/d in 1986, according to the company's 1987Annual Report. At the end of 1987, the Rhafji field had 136 producing wells outof a total of 168, while the Hout field had 25 producing wells out of a total of37.