Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 23

9-June-2008

KUWAIT

Kuwait Starts First Non-Associated Gas Production

The first natural gas has started flowing from Kuwaits non-associated Sabriya and Umm Niga gas fields in the north of the country, the official KUNA news agency announced on 5 June. Initial volumes of 20mn cfd would rise to 50mn cfd soon, said KUNA, quoting spokesman Khalid Radhi from state-owned KPC. These volumes will rise to target first phase production of 175mn cfd and 50,000 b/d of...