Middle East Economic Survey


No 27



Caspian Producers Deliver 136Mn Tons Of Crude Oil In 2009, 92 BCM Of Natural Gas

Total crude oil production from the Caspian Sea states of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan amounted to 136mn tons during 2009, an average of around 2.7mn b/d, according to data supplied to MEES by Moscow-based RPI Inc. Total gas production for the year from the three former Soviet Republics amounted to more than 92 bcm.

Crude production activity has...