KazMunaiGas plans to increase gas production next year
ALMATY. October 7. KAZINFORM /Daniyar Sikhimbayev/ "KazMunaiGaz" JSC plans to mine 14 bln cubes of gas, 6 bln of which will be exported and 8 bln sent to the domestic market", Chairman of the Board of "KazMunaiGas" JSC Kayrgeldy Kabyldin has said today at KIOGE conference. "Gas output will be increased by 2 bln cubes next year due to launching of the second stage of Tengiz pipeline. There are no other new projects on gas production. We expect increase of gas production in two times in case if the project of the third stage of Karachaganak will be sanctioned. Further increase I gas production is not expected by 2013", the Head of the Company said.