No. 30



UAE Gas Production Totals 27.5 BCM In 1996

Natural gas production in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) reached 27.5billion cubic meters (BCM) in 1996, according to a country paper presented by the Ministryof Petroleum and Mineral Resources to the Sixth Arab Energy Conference held in Damascus on10-13 May. With proven reserves of 5,831 BCM at end-1995, the UAE is third behind Iran andQatar in total gas reserves in the Middle East. Natural gas production in the UAE...