Middle East Economic Survey


No 29


Kazakhstan, China Revive Pipeline Deal

By Michael Lelyveld

The following is adapted from a PFC Energy presentation on the Kazakhstan-China oil pipeline given by Michael Lelyveld on 3 June 2004. Mr Lelyveld is a senior advisor to PFC Energys Caspian Service.

On 17 May 2004 in Beijing, China and Kazakhstan agreed again to build an oil pipeline between the two countries, nearly seven years after China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC)...