Middle East Economic Survey


No 49



Sudan Set To Raise Crude Oil Output To 500,000 B/D

Sudan is set to increase crude output by 30,000 b/d with the completion of new oil facilities in the north, raising total production to 500,000 b/d. Chinas CNPC is developing Block 6, which extends across South Darfur and into South Kordofan state. Vice-President 'Ali 'Uthman Taha is going to commission a new addition of 30,000 b/d from Block 6 tomorrow, the petroleum ministrys...