CASPIAN NATURAL GAS—1: Kazakh export plans affect regional producers, buyers

How Kazakhstan—the second largest oil and gas producer in the former Soviet Union after Russia—chooses to develop its gas resources and export infrastructure will affect both gas exports from other energy-producing countries of the FSU and European and Chinese plans for diversifying its natural gas supplies.This first part of two articles examines the various land pipeline projects designed to export Kazakh supplies. The concluding article next week will look at the Trans-Caspian Gas Pipeline, competing proposals, and the legal status of the Caspian Sea.1CAC PipelineThe deterioration of the Central Asia-Center (CAC) gas pipeline network and projected increases in gas output from Turkmenis...

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