The results of two highly anticipated wells drilled in late 2018 off Egypt by Eni and off Cyprus by Exxon could have a huge bearing on the gas landscape in the East Mediterranean. MEES looks ahead to see what 2019 could hold for the region.

 

Eni’s 21.5tcf Zohr discovery in the Egyptian deepwater in August 2015 was a game-changer for Egypt, returning it to the realm of net gas exporter in October following three and a half years of costly imports. It also boosted the...