Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 22

29-May-2006

CASPIAN

Kazakhstan Plans Downstream Projects With Russia, Turkey

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has said his country will work with Russia to expand the Orenburg gas processing plant, and with Turkey to build a crude oil refinery on the Turkish Black Sea coast. Speaking on 21 May after a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Mr Nazabayev said the two countries would expand Orenburgs gas...