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Syria two key production streams are the sour and heavy Souedie crude, which yields lower quality oil products, and the sweet and lighter Syrian Light grade.

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The start up of the South Central Area gas built by Russia Stroytransgaz at the end of 2009 boosted Syria natural gas production by about 40 percent, with several other projects coming onstream last year.

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