Egypt’s oil ministry, in a 10 December statement, says that pipeline testing for Zohr is currently underway with gas being pumped to the national distribution network.

The start of 350mn cfd Phase-1 Zohr output takes to 650mn cfd the incremental gains in Egyptian production since the start of December, with BP’s Atoll field having started up at 300mn cfd late last week (MEES, 8 December). (CONTINUED - 895 WORDS)