Middle East Economic Survey
RAK Petroleum Announces First Oil From West Bukha Field
UAEs RAK Petroleum announced on 17 February the start of production from West Bukha field in Omans Block 8 in the Strait of Hormuz. This follows reports that the Ras al-Khaimah Gas Commission (Rakgas) was receiving gas from the field on a test basis (MEES, 16 February). RAK Petroleum said initial flow rates are 10,000 b/d of 42 API gravity oil and 30mn cfd of associated gas from two...