No. 24



Qatar's Production Capacity To Rise To 854,000 B/D At End-1999

Qatar's crude oil production capacity is expected to rise from the current level of714,000 b/d to 854,000 b/d, an increase of 19.6%, by the end of 1999, according to anaddress delivered to a seminar in Doha last week by the Minister of Energy and Industryand Chairman of the Qatar General Petroleum Corporation (QGPC), Mr. Abd Allah bin Hamadal-Attiyah. The Qatari official said that output from new...