Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 24

13-Jun-2011

SAUDI ARABIA

Saudi Aramco Accelerates 900,000 b/d Manifa Offshore Project

State-owned Saudi Aramco is bringing forward development of its 900,000 b/d Manifa offshore oil field in the Gulf, the companys Annual Review 2010 shows. As a result 500,000 b/d of Arab Heavy will now come on stream in 2013, with the remaining 400,000 b/d due the following year.

Initially scheduled for 2011 start-up, last years annual review reported a 2013...