Middle East Economic Survey


No 47


Qatar Starts Up Latest LNG Mega-Train

Qatargas 6 to produce a trickle of condensate by the end of this year, but with Qatargas 7 starting up next year, the two 7.8mn tons/year LNG trains will help lift Qatars condensate output to 720,000 b/d in 2011. Their LNG output will further weaken prices and may help disconnect gas prices from oil in Asia-Pacific.

Qatargas Train 6, (state-owned Qatar Petroleum 68.5%, ConocoPhillips 30%, Mitsui...