Middle East Economic Survey


No 33



Ahmadi Oil Exports Expansion Project Set For October Re-Bidding As Single Package

Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) will issue a new tender in October for the delayed project to expand the oil export capacity of Mina al-Ahmadi from 2.4mn b/d to 3mn b/d, and the contract is expected to be awarded in August 2005, according to a report in the daily Al-Rai al-Am on 8 August. The paper added that Energy Minister Shaikh Ahmad al-Fahd al-Sabah had...