The KazMunaiGas headquarters
With its strategic investment plans
and reﬁnery modernization programs,
KazMunaiGas is set to become one
of the world’s major oil industry players.
Birgit Brauer reports
An off-shore oil platform under
construction in the Kashagan
ﬁeld in the North Caspian sea.
The discovery of Kashagan’s
commercial reserve of around
13 billion barrels of oil in
2000 was one of the largest
ﬁnds in decades