» April 2003
The April 2003 issue of Eastern Bloc Energy has articles on:

Russian oil and gas prospects to 2020, according to preliminary drafts of the Government long term energy strategy and a forecast to 2012 by Lukoil.

The 158 small and medium sized independent oil companies in Russia. Oil output in 2001 and 2002 is given for all 158 companies, who produced 25.39 mn t in 2002, 6.7% of the Russian total.

The new Prisklonovoye oilfield under development by Purneftegazgeologiya.

Data on gas production, number of wells and well yields by Gazprom subsidiaries for 1992-2000.

Gazprom plans for Yamburg to 2010.

Karachaganak output plan for 2003, and the commissioning of the new Kenkiyak-Atyrau oil pipeline by KazMunaiGaz and CNPC. More data is provided in our new publication Kazakhstan Energy Monthly.

Details of Lukoil purchase of oil companies in Komi republic.

Gazprom results for 2002 and plans for 2003.

Russian exports in Q1 show 83% rise in the value of oil exports, 75% increase for oil products and 23.2% rise in gas exports.

CIS seaborne oil exports rose 10% in March over March 2002.

Latvian Government looking for way of selling Ventspils export terminal to Transneft.

Big new gas deal signed by Russia and Turkmenistan will see imports of Turkmen gas rising to 70-80 BCM/yr after 2009.

Lukoil raises stake in Yalama field to 80%.

Fortum has opened an office in St Petersburg.

Russian losses in Iraq amount to $35 bn according to Rosneft.

Vietsovpetro in 2002 and plan for 2003.

Reconstruction and expansion plan at Kirishi refinery.

Russian exploration: info on Arktikshelfneftegaz, Severgeoldobycha, Severnaya Ekspeditsiya, Archneftegeologiya.

Kazakh Government plan to 2015 on the development of the Kazakh Caspian shelf.

MOL raises stake in Slovnaft to 70.02%.

Czech Republic oil data for January.

Romania: Petrom privatisation.



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