Middle East Economic Survey


No 49



Bahrain Oil Output Continues To Decline Pending Development Program

Output from the onshore Bahrain (Awali) oil field averaged 34,825 b/d in the first nine months of this year, down from 36,065 b/d during the same period in 2006, the National Oil and Gas Authority reported on 26 November. Production averaged 35,849 b/d in the whole of 2006. In April this year, it was put at 35,500 b/d (MEES, 9 April). Bahrain is aiming to double its...