Middle East Economic Survey


No 37



Kashagan Early Oil May Be Delayed To 2014

Timur Kulibayev, Chairman of Kazakh oil producers association KazEnergy told a conference in Astana on 4 September that start-up of the early oil phase of the Kashagan oil field development may be pushed back for technical reasons to spring 2014 from the existing deadline of 1 October 2013. He said that the Kashagan development consortium would still be obliged to have all facilities ready by...