Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 50

10-December-2007

EGYPT

Apache Reports Jade-4 Success In Egypts Western Desert

Apache Corporation on 3 December reported that its Jade-4 well in Egypts Western Desert test-flowed 23.8mn cfd of natural gas and 2,107 b/d of condensate from the Jurassic Alam El Bueib-3G (AEB) formation. Jade-4 is adjacent to the Jade-1X discovery which, earlier this year, logged 217ft of AEB pay and 66ft in the Jurassic Upper Safa formation (MEES, 9 April). Apache said the...