Oman's Oil Reserves Estimated at 4bn Barrels at End 1984 

According to figures released by the Omani Ministry of Petroleum and Minerals, Oman's oil reserves stood at 4bn barrels at the end of 1984, compared to 3.5bn barrels and 2.5bn barrels at the end of 1983 and 1982 respectively.

The Ministry's statement said that the new oil discoveries made it possible to increase Oman's production to 416,000 b/d by the end of 1984. Crude oil production, the statement said,...