Insufficient production volume at Kashagan to be compensated by other fields- Dosayev

Astana. April 14. KazTAG - Negotiations with big subsoil users will be conducted in order to increase oil production and exports due to suspension of Kashagan operation, said Yerbolat Dosayev, Minister of Economy and Budget Planning.

"Kashagan may not reach 2.4 mln tons production volume in 2014. Due to this additional work will be conducted, we will negotiate with big subsoil users about possible increase of production and oil export from other fields to at least 1.5 mln tons," he said at the briefing in the central communications service under the President.