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Middle East & Africa Production

August 2017

Non-associated gas will drive growth in the MEA’s gas output.

Egypt’s gas production is set to increase on an annual basis in 2017 – the first time it will have done so since 2014. This will reduce the country’s dependence on imported gas and LNG as Egypt expects to become a net gas exporter again by 2020. 

Egypt’s gas output has been helped by several key projects that have recently come online. The BP-operated Nooros field reached its plateau capacity of 24.76 million cubic metres per day...