NO. 33


Qatar Plans To Raise Production Capacity To Over 500,000 B/D By Year 2000

MEES Executive Editor Walid Khadduri Reports On Qatar's Upstream Oil Plans.

After many years of relative upstream quiescence, the state-owned QatarGeneral Petroleum Corporation (QGPC) is now embarking on an active policy toenhance E&P development in the oil sector. The twin objectives of thispolicy are to arrest the recent erosion of Qatar's oil production capacity andto raise this...