Middle East Economic Survey


No 23



Jet Fuel Consumption At Dubai Airport Growing By 7%/Year

The consumption of aviation fuel at Dubai airport is growing by 7% a year, according to government officials in the emirate in remarks quoted on 14 May. The volume of jet fuel consumption is expected to exceed 2.88mn cu ms by end-2004, valued at Dh2.22bn ($600mn). About 50% of the market is controlled by government-owned Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) and its subsidiaries.