No 48



Egypts WEEM Oil Field Set To Produce Average 11,000 B/D In 2003, Says Lukoil

The West Esh El-Mallaha (WEEM) oil field near Hurghada will have averaged oil production of around 11,000 b/d (550,000 tons) in 2003, according to a statement issued by operator Lukoil Overseas. The field, which has been in production for five years, has been operated for the last two by Lukoil, which bought Naftex Energys interest in the field in mid 2002 (MEES, 29 July 2002). During...