VOL. XL

No. 26

30-June-1997

SAUDI ARABIA

Aramco Unveils Quality Details Ahead Of Shaybah Production Launch In Mid 1998

Saudi Aramco has unveiled details of its new Shaybah crude in advance of the field'sproduction launch in June 1998. Term crude customers have received an initial qualitysample from a recently-tested Shaybah production well. Aramco has also prepared acomprehensive assay on the new Shaybah blend, which is to be a mix of current ArabianExtra Light output from the Berri and Abqaiq...