Potential resource opportunities of Caspian Sea have about 120 structures - Mynbayev
Almaty. October 7. Kazakhstan Today - The Caspian Sea potential resource opportunities have about 120 structures. The Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Sauat Mynbayev, informed during the press conference opening the 16th international exhibition Oil and Gas - KIOGE-2008, the agency reports. "The Caspian Sea has potential resource opportunities of about 120 structures... Today 46 of them are contracted. These are 11 contracts that include 46 structures," he specified, having added that the other 74 potential structures are free." Speaking about Kazakhstan plans concerning non-contracted structures S. Mynbayev noted that "we have certain plans, but it would be too early to announce them." "In particular, we have plans on Satpayev block and Darhan block," but it would be still too early to speak about specific arrangements," the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources said.
Resourse: Kazakhstan Today