Crude Oil Production up by 10.2% in 1984

Kuwait's crude oil production in 1984 averaged 1,160,157 b/d (424,617,361 barrels), a 10.2% increase over the 1983 output of 1,052,334 b/d, according to a statement on the draft Kuwaiti budget for FY 1985-86 prepared and submitted last week to the Kuwait National Assembly by the Minister of Finance and Economy, Mr. Jasim al-Khurafi.

The Minister's statement included the following figures for Kuwait's production and exports of...