NO. 40

5 JULY 1993


CanadianOxy To Start Production At 40,000 B/D In July

The Calgary-based Canadian Occidental Petroleum Ltd. (CanadianOxy) will startproduction from Yemen's Block No. 14 (the Masila block) in early July at aninitial rate of 40,000 b/d rising to 120,000 b/d at the end of September orslightly later. CanadianOxy is operator of the block with a 52% equity interest,and its partners are the US Shell subsidiary Pecten Yemen (20%), OccidentalInc. of the US (18%), and the...