» AUCC INTRO
The American-Uzbekistan Chamber of Commerce (AUCC) seeks to promote trade and investment ties, cultural exchanges and bonds of friendship between the United States of America and the Republic of Uzbekistan. In performing these functions, the AUCC places primary emphasis on serving the needs and interests of its members.
Interview with AUCC Chairperson Carolyn Lamm Before 2012 Uzbekistan-US Annual Business Forum
Get Flash to see this player.
» AUCC events
» Contact us
Uzbekistan Reports New Gas Find
SUMMARY: The Central Asian country aims to produce 70bn m³/yr of gas by 2025
Uzbekistan's national oil and gas group Uzbekneftegaz (UNG) has identified a new gas condensate field in the northwest of the country.
Citing the company's press service, local state news agency UzDaily.com reported the discovery at the Kushair block in the Ustyurt region. A 3,550-metre exploration well drilled at the site achieved a commercial flow rate of 200,000 m³/day, UNG said. The well was completed as part of a three-year exploration campaign that has been underway in the Ustyurt province since 2017.
Uzbekistan is searching for new deposits to support a planned ramp-up in gas production to 70bn m³ by 2025, up from 60 bn m³ last year.