Ustyurt


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Ustyurt

(Russian usˈtjurt) or

Ust Urt

n
(Placename) an arid plateau in central Asia, between the Caspian and Aral seas in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. Area: about 238 000 sq km (92 000 sq miles)
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There are five oil and gas regions - Ustyurt, Bukhara-Khiva, Surkhandarya, Hissar, and Fergana - and three promising ones -Khorezm, Middle Syr Darya and Zarafshan- in Uzbekistan.
Petro-chemistry: In cooperation with a consortium of Korean companies the construction of the Ustyurt Gas Chemical Complex on the basis of the Field Surgil, worth $ 4 billion, has been successfully implemented.
At present, the geological study of the Ustyurt block and the development of oil and gas condensate fields of the South-West Gissar are being co-implemented.
11, 2010 signed an investment agreement on construction of the Ustyurt Gas Chemicals Complex on the gas field Surgil.
CNPC already is a partner in a consortium of UNG, LUKoil, and Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) exploring the Uzbek sector of the Aral Sea and central Ustyurt plateau.
Uzbekistan also has oilfields in the Ferghana valley in the north-east, the Ustyurt area, and the Aral Sea region.
TAE[currency]KENT (CyHAN)- Ustyurt Gas Chemical Complex has been commissioned in Uzbekistan, the Uzbekistan National News Agency (UzA) reported.
In this respect, I would like to specially emphasize that the Ustyurt Gas and Chemical Complex worth over 4 billion dollars at the Surgil deposit is being built; the production of power trains is set up jointly with GM company; the new complex to produce trucks and buses is established with participation of Man company in samarkand region; the buses are produced with Japanese Isuzu company; the production of Damas and Orlando cars is developed at the Khorezm Automobile Production Association Ltd.
South Korean companies KOGAS, Lotte Chemical, STX Energy and foreign banks are going to put a final point on the construction of Ustyurt Gas Chemical Complex at Surgil deposit in Karakalpakstan with capacity of 400 thousand tons of polyethylene and 100 thousand tons of polypropylene, said the Ministry of Economy of Uzbekistan.
Construction project of Ustyurt Gas Chemical Complex (GCC) on Surgil field was the largest project finance deal in a developing country in 2012 and named the International deal of the year by Thompson Reuters.
It was possible to reach lower Ural and Volga from Urgench, following the road of Ustyurt caravanserais.
2), including the Kyzi Kum and Kara Kum deserts, and the Ustyurt Plateau; this refugial area was bordered by the Caspian Sea to the west, the Pamir and Tien Shan mountains in the east, and the Hindu Kush (sensu lato) and Kopet Dagh mountains in the south.