Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 37

12-Sep-2011

Kuwait Increases LNG Imports And Fuel Oil Exports

Kuwait looks set to import more LNG, and for more months this year than it did last year, as it considers building a permanent import terminal. Oil field development may deepen the gas deficit instead of providing more associated gas to the sales gas pool. Next year power generation capacity is scheduled to increase by 600mw when Sabiyah power plant completes its expansion. But Kuwait has...