NO. 25

21 MARCH 1994


Egypt MayBecome A Gas Exporter By 1998

Egypt may be readyto export natural gas by the year 1998, Eng. Muhammad Tawila, Deputy Chairman ofthe Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation for Natural Gas, told Reuters on 15March. He attributed this to the upward revision of the country's proven gasreserves to 21 trillion cubic feet (tcf) at the beginning of 1994 from 12.8 tcftwo years ago (MEES, 22 November 1993). He said that the increase had come aboutas a result...