Iraq’s Oil Ministry has agreed with ExxonMobil and Royal Dutch Shell to set the baseline production level at Iraq’s West Qurna Phase One oilfield at 244,000 barrels per day (bpd).

Dhiya Jaafar, head of the South Oil Company, added that the ministry has agreed with Italy’s Eni group to set the baseline production level at Zubair oilfield at 183,000 bpd.