Middle East Economic Survey


No 11



Caspian And Central Asian Export Pipelines Assume Aura Of Most Serious Game

Many ideas for pipeline projects for the movement of Caspian and Central Asian oil and gas to world markets are being discussed. As the accompanying table and map (see pages 9 and 28) show, there are more than 20 possible pipeline routes oriented towards Western markets, plus one crude oil pipeline and one gas pipeline covering the distance between the Caspian...