Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LII

No 2

12-Jan-2009

syria

First Gas From South Middle Area Gas Project

Test production from Syrias Abu Rabah gas field began on 15 December, the Syrian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources announced on 5 January, with some 1.5mn cmd of gas being pumped into the Syrian gas network and 1,000 b/d of condensate delivered to the Syrian Oil Transport Company. The ministry added that a decision had been taken to tap the gas from the field, which is part of the...