Middle East Economic Survey


No 43



Jordan Agrees Feasibility Study For Haditha-Zarqa Pipeline

Jordan has approved a feasibility study for a 350,000 b/d crude oil pipeline linking the T1 Haditha pumping station in Iraq with its sole refinery at Zarqa. Jordan was close to awarding a contract to construct the Jordanian segment of the pipeline in 2003, but the invasion of Iraq delayed progress on the tender (MEES, 19 May 2003). The original tender was worth around...