Supply & Demand

Oman pins hopes on non-associated gas

Oman is trying to boost its non-associated gas production as the sultanate strives to meet its rising gas demand and maintain its position as an LNG exporter Oman is trying to boost its non-associated gas production as the sultanate strives to meet its rising gas demand and maintain its position as an LNG exporter.
By Abhishek Kumar 17 February 2017 0 24245
Oman is trying to boost its non-associated gas production as the sultanate strives to maintain its position as an LNG exporter. (Oman LNG)

Oman is a well-established exporter of LNG, a position the country wants to maintain because the sales are a major source of revenue. However, the sultanate’s rising domestic demand for gas means it needs greater supplies of the fuel. Consequently, although plans to import gas via pipeline from countries such as Iran are on the agenda, Oman has also been reinforcing measures to boost its non-associated gas production.

Oman already relies heavily on non-associated gas production to meet its growing domestic demand and to fulfil its...