No. 47



CNPC To Maintain Current Level Of Nile Blend Sales To Sinopec In 2001

China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) is expected to maintain its 2001 term sales of Nile Blend crude from the companys Block 1 concession in southern Sudan to China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) at this years level of 1mn barrels a month. The field is expected to produce 75mn barrels of crude oil next year, or 205,500 b/d, up slightly from the current output of...