Petro Alam Company announced its successful discovery in the area of Western Desert, from Al-Karam 3 field.

The production rate recorded 2000 barrels of oil and 22.5 million cubic feet of gas, with a surface flow pressure of 3565 lb/inch.

Over the last two months, the company had to sidetrack its drilling paths twice due to some technical issues. Despite these changes, the company conducted additional studies to assure the existence of oil in the deep layers.