No 13



Omans Crude Output Around 800,000 B/D Until At Least Mid-Decade

MEES learns that Omans crude oil production is averaging around 800,000 b/d (before condensate is blended with the crude) and is expected to remain at this level at least until the middle of the current decade. Of the total, Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) accounts for approximately 750,000 b/d. PDOs oil production has been on a declining trend since late 2001 (MEES, 8 July 2002). The company has...