Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 28

9-July-2007

Sudan

Sudan Awards Offshore Block 13 To CNPC-Led Consortium

Sudan has awarded offshore Block 13 in the Red Sea to a consortium of companies led by Chinas CNPC after several months of negotiation. Sudanese Minister of Energy and Mining 'Awad al-Jaz signed a production-sharing agreement in Khartoum on 26 June with five national and international oil companies, including Sudans state-owned Sudapet, for the exploration and development of the block...