Middle East Economic Survey
Oil Capacity Challenge In The Middle East
By Salim S Al-Aydh
The following speech was delivered to the CERA East Meets West Conference in Istanbul on 21 June 2006. Salim S al-Aydh is Saudi Aramcos President, Engineering & Operations Services.
Let me begin my remarks on the challenges associated with boosting production capacity in the Middle East and in particular, in Saudi Arabia with a brief look at where energy demand is heading.